E3, London

£26,516 FTE (£15,909 p.a. for 21 hours per week)

Contract, Part-time


Job Description

Mind in Tower Hamlets and Newham is a mental health charity based in Bow, East London delivering services in the boroughs of Tower Hamlets, Newham and Havering. Our services include counselling, long term mental health support, welfare benefits advice, advocacy and community engagement.

We are now seeking to appoint a competent and ambitious Finance Officer to manage the organisation’s finances:  including preparing for audit, supporting the preparation of management accounts and to keep accurate and up to date records of all financial activities (income, expenditure, salaries and pension contributions). You will also advise the Chief Executive and Board of Trustees on financial issues and budgeting

The ideal candidate will:

  • Be AAT qualified Level 4

  • Be Educated to GCSE level

  • Have demonstrable experience of financial transaction processing and record keeping

  • Skilled in using accounting software, Quickbooks or equivalent

  • Have excellent administrative and organisational skills

  • Be competenent in their IT skills including Excel, Word, Internet, Outlook

  • Have the ability to work to deadlines and to prioritise

The benefits of working for us include opportunities for training (non-financial), a company pension and 30 days annual leave (pro-rated for part time staff)

The post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and proof of right to work in the UK

We welcome applications from all sections of the community 

Closing date is Tuesday 2nd April 2019. Interviews will be held on Monday 8th April 2019

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