Charity Accounts Technician
Charity Accounts and Audit Managers
The salary will be dependent on experience.
Salaries are paid monthly in arrears through the BACS System directly into the bank or building society account of each member of staff. Caladine Ltd must pay salaries through the BACS system. They cannot be paid by cheque. It will therefore be important to supply account details in order to ensure prompt payment.
The hours of work for this post are 35 hours per week, excluding meal breaks (these are unpaid), 52 weeks per year and hours of attendance will be from 9:00am to 5:00pm on Monday to Friday, with an hour for lunch.
The annual leave entitlement is 25 days (plus bank holidays) and an annual birthday holiday.
The Company pays into a pension scheme for employees. Health cover policy provided.
of financial statements for various small and medium sized charities
2. Assisting with the audit of a small
number of charity audits
3. Completion of small business accounts
4. Drafting income tax and corporate tax computations
and completion of tax returns
5. Assisting Charities with their in house
accounting functions, including book keeping, financial management and IT
6. Dealing with clients and being
proactive within the development of the firm
7. Assist with training and supporting
junior members of staff
The criteria below indicate the qualities that are needed to do the job well. Candidates will be selected according to the extent to which they satisfy this criteria. Evidence of potential will also be considered. Most of the criteria must normally be met in order to qualify for selection.
3 years accounting experience
to prepare financial statements for small and medium sized enterprises, to
include the not for profit sector - Charities
and good working knowledge of Excel and most accounting software
IT skills able to deal with in-house problems of clients’ needs
- Clear, concise, timely and
appropriate oral and written communication; can communicate information in
an understandable way orally and in writing, as suitable to the situation
- Self-motivation: meets
objectives and standards on own initiative
- Teamwork: flexible;
co-operative; helpful; self-aware; collaborates well
- Organisation: systematic;
efficient; meets agreed priorities and deadlines on own initiative
- Physical: able to use
display screen equipment extensively, according to health and safety
- Ethos: sympathetic
to the Christian/charitable ethos of the firm