Finance Assistant

Wakefield, West Yorkshire
£15,345 - £17,635 per annum
11 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Full Time
Contract Type

We are currently recruiting for a Finance Assistant to work 37.5 hours per week in Wakefield on a permanent contract.

Title: Finance Assistant 
Reference number: 41593
Hours: 37.5 hours per week (Full time)
Location: Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Contract type: Permanent
Salary: £15,345 - £17,635 per annum
Sense salary points: 16 - 20

About the role

The role is to assist in ensuring the financial good health and appropriate financial management of the parts of Sense supported by the Wakefield Finance Team, including Sense International. You will be involved in a range of financial activities, including purchase ledger, supplier queries, financial postings and reconciliations.

You will be highly numerate, computer literate and have extensive experience of using computerised accounting systems. Knowledge of Sun systems would be an advantage, although training will be given.  The ability to prioritise your own workload and communicate with a wide range of groups is essential.

About us

Sense is a national charity that supports people who are deafblind, those with sensory impairments and those with complex needs, to enjoy more independent lives.

About you and what we offer

Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

Closing date: Tuesday 18 October 2016
Interview date: Friday 28 October 2016
To start: To be confirmed at interview


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply' button to be directed to our website where you can download the information pack and application form.

Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work.

We would recommend that you read the candidate guidelines and job description before applying.

No agencies please.