W6, London
£25,000 pro rata
Permanent, Part-time
Job description


An exciting opportunity for someone who wants to grow in an accounting role as part of a growing charity.

The role of the Accounts Assistant is to expertly perform key financial activities that support the achievement of Resurgo’s mission and to encourage the flourishing of its culture.

You will perform a vital role in the efficient workings of the finance department and are expected to contribute actively to improve and develop the department’s activities. You will be responsible for preparing financial statements and accounts, managing ledgers, support creation of forecasts and budgets, and help with the preparation of tax and gift aid returns.

The finance team is led by the CFO, who is supported by the Financial Accountant and the Accounts Assistant.

Resurgo Trust annually generates about £3 million of donations, employs c.50 staff, and is based in London.  It is regarded as one of the leading UK charities for social impact and enjoys demonstrably high-impact outcomes to its work. Resurgo Trust owns two wholly owned trading subsidiaries, Resurgo Consulting Limited and Resurgo Ventures Limited.

In 2016 we were listed as one of the UK’s Best Workplaces in the ‘Great Place to Work’ Awards.


Person specification

•A practising Christian who is passionate about personally representing the Christian values of Resurgo and is committed to Resurgo’s mission to transform urban communities.

•Professional accounting qualification (AAT/CIMA) essential, whether completed or in process

•Accounting experience for a minimum of three years essential

•Xero (or similar) accounting solution experience desirable, together with expertise in Microsoft office programmes

•Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills essential

•High attention to detail and excellent accuracy

•Effective communicator, with the ability to work closely with colleagues

•Self-motivated with good time management skills

•High levels of integrity and the ability to act confidentially


More about Resurgo Trust
Resurgo Trust

Resurgo is a social transformation charity, seeking to connect, envision, train and support people to ‘transform society together... Read more

Posted on: 13 February 2020
Closed date: 29 February 2020
Tags: Christian, Finance

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