Assistant Accountant (2 posts)

Job Summary
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Closed for applications on 09/12/2021 22:59
£22,627 - £24,491 per annum (part time post £11,619 - £12,576 per annum) (pay award pending)
Hours per week:
1 post 37 hours per week and 1 post 19 hours per week
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Arts / Tourism
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Tyne and Wear
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9 Dec
Further Information

Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums (TWAM) have exciting opportunities for 2 Assistant Accountants to join our finance team on a permanent basis at Discovery Museum. The Assistant Accountant roles will provide an effective, efficient and customer focused financial and management accountancy service.

The full time post is to assist with accountancy work for TWAM, providing budget managers with the necessary financial and management information, and in supporting the Senior Accountant with the closure of the accounts. You will also be involved in the preparation and submitting of grant claims.

The part time post is to produce monthly management accounts for TWAM Enterprises Ltd, TWAM Development Trust and Exhibitions by TWAM. The candidate will be required to produce regular, timely monitoring reports with key financial data, with a particular focus on profit and loss accounts to enable managers to make day to day decisions with confidence.

For both roles candidates will have extensive experience of management accounts and be proficient with accounting systems. They will have worked in the public, private or third sector with commercial/charity knowledge and an understanding of payroll and VAT.

You will be capable of working in a team and on an individual basis. Good computer skills are essential, particularly spreadsheets. An ability to work accurately to deadlines and good communication skills are required.
AAT qualified or an equivalent accountancy qualification is preferred.

Both posts will be based at Discovery Museum, although the team work in an agile way which involves some working from home and some time spent in the office.

Please clearly specify which role/s you are interested in applying for on your application form.

For any queries please contact Vicky Vyse: Vicky.vyse@twmuseums.org.uk

Apply online at www.northeastjobs.org.uk, select 'Apply Now' and complete our online application form.

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This job is closed for applications.