Finance Officer

£35,000 – £40,000 pro rata + benefits

Permanent, part-time

London or Oxford – some scope for remote working


We are delighted to be working with the Social Tech Trust, an independent charity dedicated to social transformation though technology, who are currently looking to source a Finance Officer to join their small and friendly team. This is a fantastic opportunity for a qualified accountant seeking a new flexible permanent part-time position. The position is offered in either London or Oxford and there is some scope for remote working.

The Finance Officer will play a key role in managing the Trust’s financial operations. Reporting to the Operations Manager, you will work with all members of the team as well as liaising with Trustees and external suppliers.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead the development and maintenance of the Trust’s financial processes, ensuring legal and regulatory compliance
  • Produce monthly management accounts and assist with budgets and forecasts​
  • Perform monthly budget reviews with cost centre managers to monitor actual and forecast spend
  • Assist with the Annual audit
  • Process Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable​ ensuring payments are processed to an agreed schedule
  • Administer grant payments
  • Manage electronic expenses system and credit card purchases
  • Manage external payroll, pensions and Childcare Vouchers scheme​
  • Manage bank accounts and deposits ensuring authorised signatory lists are maintained and e-signing capabilities are functional
  • Ad hoc reporting and data analysis

Person specification:

  • Qualified accountant – ACCA, CIMA, ACA
  • Knowledge of charity accounts preferred
  • Knowledge of financial planning, management and reporting
  • A team player who will play a full part in leading the day-to-day financial operations of a small, multi-disciplinary and sometimes distributed team
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills to be able to explain information clearly and succinctly to a range of people both formally and informally
  • Ability to operate independently and effectively under pressure
  • Confident with advanced Excel and Microsoft Office, plus knowledge of Xero would also be an advantage


If you are interested in applying for this exciting opportunity please email