Finance Assistant

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We are seeking an enthusiastic Finance Assistant to join our small and friendly finance team. You will support the Head of Finance to manage aspects of the charity’s income and expenditure.

Salary: £21,000 FTE

Hours: 25-30 hrs/week (open to flexible working)

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Regular presence in Bath plus some remote working

About the role

The primary purpose of the role is to support the Head of Finance and the Finance Officer to manage the finances of the charity. This role will be critical in maintaining accurate financial records for all internal and external reporting, as well as assisting with the month end and year end procedures.

You will:

  • Have experience in a similar role
  • Have great working knowledge of Sage 50 accounting system
  • Have accounting qualifications - AAT Level 2 or other
  • Enjoy working as part of a team and across the organisation
  • Be able to work independently with a great attention to detail

Best Charities to Work For 2020

We are really proud that we were recently awarded second place in the ‘Best Charities to Work For 2020’ list by Third Sector which is a reflection of our team highly rating the fact that we encourage activities that create strong teams and foster good personal relationships. Our staff also stated their confidence in Designability’s leadership and strategic planning.

Key dates and more information

For an informal conversation about this role, please email Laura Mirfield at Designability on

Closing Date for applications: Friday 21st January 2022

We will be reviewing applications on an ongoing basis therefore the position may close early if we receive a sufficient number of applicants.

Interview date: TBC

Start date: At earliest availability