Vacancy: Finance Officer

Starting at NJC Scale 6+1 - Spinal Column 26-29, starting at £23,398 pa
37 hours per week


You will be required to take a leading role in the Finance Team, ensuring the integrity and accuracy of all financial ledgers. This will involve accurate and timely posting of transactions, completion of reconciliations and managing period end processes through to Trial Balance. Routine and ad hoc financial reporting to various internal stakeholders will also be a requirement of this role, including management accounts and variance analyses. As a senior member of the team you will also provide support, guidance and training to other staff.

You will need experience of maintaining financial ledgers, including a sound working knowledge of relevant accounting practices and standards. You will be a proficient user of MS Excel and able to analyse and present financial information for a variety of stakeholders.

The successful candidate will have excellent communications skills and be able to prioritise their workload effectively.

Closing date: 17 March 2017

Interviews will be held on: 29 March 2017

Touchstone is an equal opportunities organisation and applications are welcome from all sections of the community, particularly LGBT communities and/or people with disabilities who are under-represented within Touchstone. Application forms and further details can be obtained by going to our website at or writing to: Touchstone, Touchstone House, 2-4 Middleton, Crescent, LEEDS, LS11 6JU (quoting the reference) or by e-mailing Please return all completed applications to either the email or postal address.