Finance Officers – 2 roles

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Leicester, Leicestershire
£27,000 pa
13 Sep 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Voluntary Action Leicestershire (VAL) helps people change their lives for the better through voluntary and community action. We are one of the largest voluntary and community sector support organisations in the UK, working across Leicester city and Leicestershire, and have the aspiration to become a national leader in our field. (Charity number 509300)

Finance Officers – 2 roles

Salary: £27,000 pa, Full time - 35 hours per week
Leicester LE1, fixed term to 31 August 2019

Voluntary Action Leicestershire is recruiting for two Finance Officer roles for
two projects, which support people into employment.

• The YES Project supports young people to find work or get into training and education. It’s a three year, £1.94m project, that targets its support at young people who face multiple and complex problems to getting into employment.

• The GREAT (Getting Ready for Employment and Training) Family Project (£2.134m) provides tailored and flexible support to enable individuals within families where worklessness is an issue to engage with a range of support services and activities.

The Finance Officer will be responsible for managing the finances of the YES or GREAT project, with a particular focus on managing partner spend and financial reporting.

We are looking for an exceptional individual who has experience of working in a fast-paced environment and can work effectively within a high performing team.

Experience of overseeing project finance is essential with a proven track
record in monitoring project spend, processing financial transactions and
providing a clear audit trail of funds spent.

The project is jointly funded by the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Fund and managed by Voluntary Action Leicestershire.

The job description, person specification and application form for this role can be found by clicking apply.