Finance Officer (YM229)

6 Jan 2017
Closing date: 23 January 2017
Contact e-mail:

Based in London Bridge  

Full Time


£28 - £30,000 per annum

An exciting opportunity to join YoungMinds, the voice for young people’s mental health and wellbeing

 Your new role: Reporting into the Finance Director, the right candidate will join a small and friendly finance team in a busy environment. The role will be varied and will suit a candidate who is looking to progress in their career. You will be responsible for the bank reconciliations, month end processes and producing draft management accounts. You will also complete gift aid claims, VAT returns and funder financial reports. You will complete the payroll proforma for the payroll bureau, including auto-enrolment pension information.
What you'll need to succeed: In order to be successful in this position you will be part qualified with a recognised accounting qualification, you will have proven experience working in a similar role and have management accounting experience. A good working knowledge of Sage 50 professional is essential, as is Excel to at least intermediate standard.

What you'll get in return: In return you will be taking on a varied and rewarding role with a manager that supports development and learning. You will be part of a forward thinking charity with a significant media profile and an ambitious growth strategy. This is a new role and you will have the opportunity to shape it as the charity expands.

How to apply

Please read the information contained within the application pack and send your completed application by one of the following methods:

Please note that YoungMinds does not accept CVs as a method of application and does not wish to be contacted by employment agencies.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 9am Monday 23rd January 2017

Interviews will be held in YoungMinds’ central office in London.  Interviews will take place on Thursday 2nd February 2017

In the interests of economy we will only notify those candidates who are shortlisted. Unfortunately we are not able to give feedback to candidates not shortlisted.