Current vacancies

Assistant Accountant (Maternity Cover)

Closing date Thursday, 22nd August 2019 at 12:00 PM

Salary £37,868.98 per annum

Ref: WA065

The Finance Department holds overall responsibility for all financial matters for Westminster Abbey, Westminster Abbey Choir School and Westminster Abbey Enterprises Ltd. The department also manages the audit and ensures all returns and reporting requirements are met.

Working within a team of financial, payroll and accountant colleagues, you will assist the Deputy Financial Controller and Group Financial Controller in the provision of timely and accurate financial and management accounting for the organisation, providing business support for staff, ensuring appropriate and efficient controls and processes are in place and that all legal and regulatory requirements are adhered to.

You will be:

  • Educated to degree level OR educated to A-Level/equivalent with a financial qualification, such as AAT.
  • Actively studying towards a professionally recognised accountancy qualification (ACCA, CIMA or equivalent) or fully qualified.

All applications must be submitted no later than noon on Thursday 22 August 2019, via email: [email protected]. CVs will not be accepted. Interview/Assessment is scheduled for Friday 6 September 2019.

Westminster Abbey is committed to the safeguarding of children, young people and adults at risk. To prevent them from harm, we undertake appropriate checks on staff and volunteers and require them to complete relevant safeguarding training. A basic level DBS check is required for this role. Westminster Abbey is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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