Assistant Management Accountant – closing date 27 January 2021

PACT is one of the UK’s leading independent adoption charities, rated Outstanding by Ofsted, placing children with secure and loving families and supporting them with specialist therapeutic support.

The Assistant Management Accountant will assist the Head of Finance with the effective operational control of the charity’s finances. This is a new role and provides the opportunity for someone to join us at an exciting time of growth and development.

The postholder will be responsible for the day to day control of the charity’s financial processes and for monitoring project budgets, as well as supporting the Head of Finance with monthly payroll and the preparation of monthly and end of year accounts.

We are looking for someone with knowledge of charity and company financial legislation and previous experience in the management and use of computerised accounting systems (Access Dimensions or Sage is preferred), with a recognised accountancy qualification (e.g. fully or part qualified ACCA/CIMA) or significant relevant experience.

You will be a strong team player and communicator, with the ability to present financial matters to non-financial managers. Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work to deadlines and demonstrate effective time management is also important.

Address Line 1
7 Southern Court
Address line 2
South Street
Contract type
Part timePermanent
Central Reading
Salary in the range £25,773 - £31,499 pro rata per annum (£12,887 - £15,750 per annum actual)
Main contact telephone
0118 402 1681
How to apply
  • If you would like to join an inspirational organisation making a real difference to children and families, please apply by completing an application form and sending it to
  • Further information (including the job description) is available on PACT’s website or alternatively please email: or telephone: 0118 402 1681.
Open for applications from
8 January 2021
Closing date for applications
27 January 2021
Scheduled interview date
5 February 2021
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course