Finance Assistant – closing date 13 January 2021

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

PACT also runs inspirational community projects supporting vulnerable children and adults facing a range of issues including domestic abuse, homelessness and debt.

The Finance Assistant will work as part of a small finance team and will be responsible for the whole purchase ledger, from posting invoices to preparing the payment run for BACs.

The postholder will also support with the maintenance of the Access Accounting Asset register system and assist with the preparation of the working papers and journals to produce periodic management and statutory accounts, annual budgets, and year end forecasts.

We are looking for someone with previous experience of working in finance using computerised accounts systems (preferably Access), with excellent computer literacy skills, and with a working knowledge of double entry bookkeeping.

You will be a strong team player with an excellent telephone manner, confident in dealing with day to day queries from colleagues and suppliers.

Part time, permanent post – 18.5 hours per week,

Address Line 1
7 Southern Court
Contract type
Part timePermanent
Central Reading
Salary in the range £9,650 - £11,794 per annum which is pro rata the full time equivalent range of £19,300 - £23,588 per annum
Main contact telephone
0118 402 1681
How to apply
  • Interested? For further information (including the job description) please visit our website.
  • Closing date: noon, Wednesday 13 January 2021
  • Interview date: Thursday 21 January 2021
  • We look forward to hearing from you!
  • No agencies please.
Open for applications from
18 December 2020
Closing date for applications
13 January 2021
Scheduled interview date
21 January 2021
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course