Finance and Admin Manager

Location: Bradford, West Yorkshire
Salary: £34,000 - £36,000 pa
Reference: PB / FadSpt
Type: Permanent
Sector: Charity Accountancy & Finance, Charity & Not-for-Profit, Charity Office & Specialist Support
Deadline: 22/11/2021

The company

Brewster Partners are delighted to supporting a local charity in Bradford to recruit a Finance and Admin Manager to lead a small team and report directly to the Chief Executive Officer.

The job

As Finance and Admin Manager you will  oversee the smooth running of the finance and administration functions within the organisation ,by taking the lead on all financial activities; accounting, budget setting and forecasting, financial management control policies and procedures, invoicing, rent collection and banking as well as  maintaining accurate and up-to-date accounting and financial records in compliance with regulatory requirements, and co-ordinate a responsive and efficient Administrative function.

Duties will include:

  • Ensuring all financial information held supports the Company and the Board to make sound financial decisions
  • Maintain budget systems and support budget holders to prepare and manage their budgets, including advising on expenditure coding.
  • To liaise with the external auditors, prepare year-end financial statements, schedules and notes
  • To oversee the day-to-day running of the administration functions of the Group. Ensuring good practice, legislative and procedural guidelines are followed,
  • To oversee the insurance
  • Oversee the asset register
  • Overall management of the IT contract with our external providers
  • Ensure all commissioned grants and contracts are delivered within financial allocation
  • Oversee payroll and pensions to ensure timely payment of salaries, pension contributions and tax, as well as HMRC compliance

The person

This is a fantastic role that is key to the success to the organisation. You will have previous experience of a finance role within a charitable or social enterprise organisation including a proven track record of overseeing finance and managing budgets

You will have sound IT skills including the use of databases, Word, Outlook and extensive use of Excel along with experience of providing administrative support at executive level. You will also need to be able to demonstrate the ability to prepare financial statements and management accounts using a variety of financial systems.

This role will lead a small team therefore you will have experience of line managing and motivating a team along with the ability to build and maintain positive relationships with key stakeholders, including external auditors.

The benefits

Great benefits including 30 + 8 days annual leave and flexible working.


Paula Barber
Managing Partner – Charity & Not-for-Profit
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Finance and Admin Manager, Reference: PB / FadSpt". Thank you for your interest.