Finance Assistant

Part time, permanent, £ 19,500 pa pro rata
30 hours a week, with some working from home possible

If you have an eye for detail and can process data speedily without making mistakes - we are looking for someone to join our Finance Team. Using our Sage 200 and Office 365 software packages, you’ll be digitising our record keeping and will be a key part of enabling the whole team to deliver their tasks armed with sharp and accurate financial information.

What it’s like to work here

We’ve just opened a theatre in Truro, Cornwall’s capital city.  Full of intriguing spaces and steeped in history, our new building will enchant and inspire 300,000 people a year.

As a team, we’re all in!  We’re inclusive and open, kind and welcoming, meeting people as they are and responding to their needs and interests.  We’re enthusiastic, committed and constantly encouraging people to feel the power of performance in their lives. Whether watching or taking part, we know what performance can do and we want to help every person in Cornwall feel it too. We’re proud of our audience and how we programme the work they crave at a quality they deserve.  We’re restlessly curious about the world around us and the ways we can draw on that to make what we do even better. We’re drawing on modern tools and technology as well as our deep-rooted heritage to make our new home the very best it can be.

What you’ll be doing
  • Using our Sage 200 system precisely and accurately to make timely accounting entries.
  • Assisting all colleagues at HfC with the timely and accurate processing of purchase orders, invoices, expenses etc.
  • Dealing politely and firmly with suppliers and contractors to resolve bills and payments without fuss or delay.
  • Understanding and helping to enforce HfC finance policies and procedures – flagging any discrepancies and errors promptly.
Who we’re looking for, someone with…
  • Experience of working in an accounting/bookkeeping environment
  • Methodical and numerate, with attention to detail
  • Confident in working to tight deadlines
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel
  • Collaborative and approachable within the wider non-Finance team
  • Numerate with knowledge of till operation and cash handling
  • An AAT qualification would be desirable, as would knowledge of Sage software

More info: Role Profile and Person Specification

To apply: Complete this Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form and return it to [email protected]

Deadline for applications: Midnight on Sunday 31 October

Interview: Wednesday 3 November


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