Buttle UK is looking for a dynamic and motivated finance professional to join our team as Senior Finance Officer. This is an exciting and challenging role in a supportive working environment. This position suits a passionate professional with the right skills, experience and confidence to demonstrate financial management within the organisation.
Why work for us?
Buttle UK is a charity dedicated to helping children and young people in the UK who have experienced crisis, living in financial hardship and dealing with multiple challenging social issues.
We provide support designed to improve emotional, educational and social outcomes through our Chances for Children grants and, for some children whose home environment is disruptive and chaotic, grants which allow them to go to boarding school.
By working with us you are helping to change children’s lives.
About the role
The Senior Finance Officer will work as part of a small Finance Team who cover financial accounting and transaction processing, management accounting and reporting and payroll.
This is a new role which will report to the Director of Finance & Administration and will line manage the Finance & Grants Administrator. You will be responsible for assisting the Director of Finance to ensure improved processing of financial transactions.
We’d love to hear from you if you have:
The ability to process data and analyse financial information accurately and quickly
Experience of using accounting software and working within accounts payable and accounts receivable
Experience of completing balance sheet reconciliations
Experience of assisting in a change project
The ability to use Microsoft Excel at least to an intermediate level
AAT or equivalent qualification (or equivalent experience)
What we can offer you
Salary of £34,000 to £38,000 per year pro-rata depending on skills and experience
Generous annual leave entitlement - 28 days plus Bank Holidays on a pro-rata basis
Employer contribution to pension scheme - 7%
Life assurance scheme
Enhanced maternity/paternity leave
Employee Assistance Programme
Career growth and development opportunities through our commitment to learning
Please see full benefits package on our website
Diversity and Inclusion at Buttle UK
We are committed to promoting equity, valuing diversity and working inclusively across our entire organisation. We uphold these principles in our behaviours and practices – as an employer, and as a grantmaker for children, young people and families. We believe in promoting equality, valuing diversity, and working inclusively.
Our Equity, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) strategy highlights the areas we have agreed we need to focus on between now and 2025, and forms a key part of our goal to continuously improve our grant-making for children and young people in crisis.
The values of our organisation are:
These values run through the heart of Buttle UK and all that we do.
If this sounds like the right role for you, please click “Apply to this job”. Please note, should we receive a large number of applications for this vacancy, we reserve the right to close this vacancy prior to the advertised closing date.
Buttle UK is committed to safeguarding children and adults at risk and protecting anyone that comes into contact with us from harm. We expect all employees and volunteers to share this commitment
You will be subject to an enhanced DBS safeguarding record check when applying for this role.
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