Finance Officer Post

We are currently recruiting a Finance Officer.  This is a permanent  post, with a salary of £13,192 – £14,054 per annum, depending on experience, for a 22.5 hour week.
Application closing date 13/07/18
Interview date 31/07/18

Arc is a mental health charity based in Stockport which uses creativity to help people who are experiencing mental illness to rebuild relationships, manage their mental health and increase their wellbeing.

The Arc Centre provides a holistic model of support in which vulnerable adults and young people  learn news skills, take on volunteering and paid work opportunities.

The Arc Centre studios also host a public programme of creative workshops and we curate  regular exhibitions in our gallery.

We run regular outreach projects in Stockport’s most deprived neighbourhoods,

Arc has built a strong reputation for the quality and impact of our work. which is now expanding well beyond Stockport. Further details of what we offer can be found onthis website

If successful you will play a key role in  a vibrant team of committed professionals who work closely together in running the organisation.

 The Role
The Finance Officer takes responsibility for the day to day accounting, financial management and financial reporting. They are part of the senior staff team reporting directly to the CEO and Finance Director. This is a permanent part-time post. In addition to the salary you will be entitled to matched pension contributions of 5% of your basic salary and the prorata equivalent of the 24 days holiday entitlement of a full time employee.

We are looking for someone with strong finance and administration skills, who is experienced with bookkeeping IT systems, spreadsheets and word processing. We currently use Intuit online quickbooks for our bookkeeping. You will work to ensure that all financial transactions are accurately recorded and controlled.

We want someone who is a strong colleague that will find the right way to work with all team members and with the trustees, supporting them with accurate management reporting for the organisation, individual projects, individual budgets and grants.

Options for filling and sending your application form
1. Word document – fill, save and send by email to
2. PDF – print, fill and post to the Arc Centre.

Covering letter
Financial Officer job description 1819
Finance Officer person specification 1819
Finance Officer Application Form (Word version)
Finance Officer application form (PDF version)