Buxton, Derbyshire
22,500
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

By joining Buxton Civic Association (BCA) you will be part of a team that runs a major tourist attraction in Buxton including one of the most successful show caves in the region, that along with our locally famous café and country park, attract 70,000 visitors a year. 

 BCA is a registered charity established in 1967 to preserve the fine architecture of Buxton and its natural and formal landscapes, for the local community and all our visitors. Over the years, we have acquired 160 acres of woodland in and around the town that we manage for the benefit of locals and visitors, and in the seventies, we reopened Poole’s Cavern to the public.

The post involves the responsibilities of running the accounting function up to Trial Balance and various administrative duties including the membership function.

Successful applicants must be diligent, conscientious, and be able to work under their own initiative. It is essential that they must have experience in Sage 50, Word, and Excel.

Administrative duties include telephone answering, opening the post, managing daily correspondence (including e-mail), and dealing with the public.

Also dealing with filing and general organisation.

Providing support to management and maintaining the smooth running of the organisation.

  • Accounting duties will include the whole of the accounting function up to Trial Balance
  • Reconciliation of various nominal ledger accounts, banking, collating information 
  • Preparing payroll for weekly and monthly employees, preparing VAT and other government returns
  • Dealing with the auto-enrolment pension scheme.
  • Providing information and assistance with preparation of grant submissions.

Interviews will be taking place on 25th and 26th May 2021.

In addition to your CV, you need to complete and return the application form. 

Application Instructions

In addition to your CV, you need to complete the application form which you can download from this site.

Refreshed on: 17 May 2021
Closed date: 21 May 2021
Job ref: BS052021
Tags: Admin, Finance

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