Finance Manager – closing date 13 December 2021

Reading Rep Theatre has just raised over £1million to open Reading’s first and only professional producing venue. The organisation currently has 7 full-time and 5 part-time staff and a turnover of nearly £800,000.

Reading Rep is supported by Arts Council England, the National Lottery, Activate Learning and Reading Borough Council. They have ambitious fundraising and ticket revenue targets and the staff size will continue to grow.

The Finance Manager role will report directly to the Executive Director and Founding Artistic Director and will be influential in securing a national profile for the company’s artistic programme.

Job description: Finance Manager

Main purpose of position.
The overall purpose of the role is to manage the financial operations of the organisation, including setting and monitoring budgets, producing accurate and timely management accounts, processing payments and payroll and providing strategic financial advice where appropriate.

For more info please visit the JOIN US page on our website and read the JOB PACK. This includes application guidelines and key dates.

Address Line 1
Kings Road
Contract type
Part timeTemporary, Contract, or Project
Central Reading
£32,000 to £34,000 pa pro rata
Nick Thompson, Executive Director & CEO
07830 281415
Reference number for post
How to apply

Please send your CV and a covering letter demonstrating how your experience, skills and qualities make you the ideal candidate for this role to

Deadline: Monday 13 December 2021 at 10am.

Interview dates TBC.

Should you wish to have an informal conversation about the role, please email

Open for applications from
23 November 2021
Closing date for applications
13 December 2021
Will my application be acknowledged?
All applicants, successful or otherwise, can expect to receive a reply from us in due course