Finance and Administration Manager
Finance and Administration Manager to support charity involved in the arts. Full accounting, office management
Your new company
This organisation is a charity involved in the arts, based in Newcastle. The office team is a small and friendly team and you will play a key role in the organisation.
Your new role
Your new role has an exciting mix of responsibilities. Your primary objective will be to bring the monthly management accounts, a small payroll function and year end financial reporting in-house. Reporting to the Operations Director, you will be responsible for the year end statutory financial returns, including returns to the Arts Council and Charities commission. In addition, you will take on the management of the office systems, IT equipment and administration of insurance policies, etc. You will also have the opportunity to take on responsibility for HR issues including policy review, staff appraisals, recruitment activities and reviewing and issuing contracts of employment.
What you'll need to succeed
To succeed you will ideally have worked in a similar role in the charity sector and be able to demonstrate experience of running the office and HR functions in addition to strong financial and monthly management accounting skills. Experience of Sage accounting software would be an advantage. The office based staff are a close-knit team and your ability to get on well with people in a close working environment, take on varied duties and work on your own initiative will be key.
What you'll get in return
In return you'll enjoy working in a role where no two days are the same and you have really wide-ranging responsibility.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Joy Mendoza on 0191 261 3996 now.
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