Accountant

21.6 hours per week, Salford | £22,531 per annum (Pay Award pending) (£37,552 full time equivalent)

Closing date 23rd June 2024 – Midnight

Aspire provides extraordinary support for exceptional people living with Dementia and Learning Disabilities in Salford and the surrounding areas. We offer a range of day services, respite care, supported living, and community and carer support, helping people to live their lives, their way. We are passionate about supporting people to achieve their own personal goals, dreams, and ambitions.

This is an exciting new opportunity to join Aspire as an Accountant, reporting directly to the Finance Director. 

As part of this role, you will be expected to undertake a range of financial and management accountancy duties including costings, budget preparation and monitoring, income and expenditure analysis, variance analysis, cash flow projections, grant claims, preparation of year-end accounts and financial statements. You will be able to provide financial advice, guidance and support to budget managers and colleagues, promoting financial awareness and delivering financial training across our services.

You will oversee the delivery of the financial appointeeship service, providing line management support to the Finance Assistant, and ensuring we meet all statutory requirements.   Supporting the development of new systems and processes, making effective use of available technologies, is also a key part of the role. Some areas of our accountancy and financial transaction services are outsourced, and it is expected that you will act as the main point of contact for these services.

The successful candidate will have a strong background in accountancy, excellent numerical, analytical and IT skills, and the ability to communicate effectively.  An accountancy qualification, e.g., AAT, CIPFA, CIMA, ACCA, is required for this role.

We offer a supportive, progressive working environment, where no two days are ever the same. This role is vital to the day to day running of our organisation, and will leave you with a real sense of job satisfaction, knowing that the work you do helps us to continue to provide extraordinary support for exceptional people and makes a real difference to the lives of many.

The working hours are based on 3 days per week, however the specific working pattern can be negotiated.

Closing date for this role is Sunday 23rd June, midnight. Please note, we do reserve the right to close applications early, should we get a significant number of applicants, so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.

All applicants will be subject to a Standard DBS Disclosure check and must already reside in the UK.

To apply, please view the role profile below to ensure you meet all the relevant criteria, and the click apply now complete our online application form.

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If you would like to know more about the services that we offer, or would like to get in touch for any other reasons please use the contact details below. Alternatively, fill in our contact form and a member of our team will get back to you as soon as possible.

Our Head Office

Humphrey Booth Resource Centre,
          16-18 Worsley Road,
          Swinton, Salford
          M27 5WW

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0161 607 7101 Mon - Fri, 8:30-16:30

Email

         aspire@iamaspire.org.uk

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