An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Finance Assistant to join a thriving and growing team. This is a varied role which takes responsibility of the administration, processing and accounting for supplier management. This role also provides support to the Finance team in performing balance sheet reconciliations including Fixed Assets and prepayments as well as processing expenses, payroll administration and support for projects.
We are looking for someone with extensive purchase ledger and reconciliations experience, familiarity with relevant accounting standards and exposure to accounting for investments. You should have the ability to work successfully as part of a small busy team and the communication skills to liaise well with all Cathedral colleagues including senior budget holders, and suppliers. You should also be reliable and organised with the ability to prioritise work and meet strict deadlines whilst maintaining accuracy and confidentiality.
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St Paul’s draws together a very diverse set of activities, projections and aspirations. It is the Cathedral of the Diocese of London and the seat of its Bishop, a national church and an international spiritual focus, a space for worship and holiness, a place of debate and challenge, an icon of resilience in the face of adversity, an architectural heritage centre, a partner in the City of London, and a commercial enterprise. In addition to holding four services every day (five on Sundays), St Paul’s is open for sight-seeing six days a week, and in 2018 welcomed over 850,000 paying visitors.
Our Mission Statement
St Paul’s Cathedral seeks to enable people in all their diversity to encounter the transforming presence of God in Jesus Christ.
Welcoming – we all offer a warm inclusive welcome to everyone: our colleagues, volunteers and each one of our visitors.
Responsible –We are people of integrity, each responsible for part of the whole of the Cathedral’s work, looking after the Cathedral for the next generation.
Engaging – we seek to engage everyone in our mission, at the Cathedral, within London and across the World.
Nourishing – As a community we work together in a learning environment, aiming for the highest possible standards in everything we do whilst acknowledging that we cannot do everything.