Finance Manager

Term of contract: Full-time for 6-9 months, negotiable
Hours: 37.5 hrs p/w (average) worked within core office hours, Mon-Fri with some working time flexibility possible
Salary: £30-32k pa, pro rata for the length of the contract, contributory pension, 22 days holiday p/a plus bank holidays
Location: ACAVA’s offices at Blechynden Street, London W10
Reports to: CEO
Line manages: Currently none

The organisation

ACAVA is an arts organisation and educational charity that operates a portfolio of 26 buildings, providing studios for almost 600 artists, mostly in London, but also in Essex and Stoke-on-Trent.

We work in partnership with many external partners, including: galleries; schools; HEIs; the NHS; clinical commissioning groups; local authorities; trusts and foundations and statutory funders such as Arts Council England.

ACAVA operates from purpose-built accessible offices, studios and a community art workshop in North Kensington. We have built enduring relationships with the diverse communities in the area over the past twenty years. Located close to Grenfell Tower, we work closely with local people, community groups, third sector and voluntary organisations to provide artistic opportunities to memorialise and recover from the Grenfell Tower fire.

Purpose of role

Undertake all day to day accounting and bookkeeping duties ensuring accuracy of the information and the timely submission of accounts and payroll.
Work with the part time Director of Finance to prepare the management and end of year accounts.
Professionally represent ACAVA in discussions with suppliers and partners, communicating in a clear and friendly manner at all times.

How to apply:

Please read the role profile and application pack available below and then follow the instructions in the application pack.  Your completed application documents should be sent to recruitment (at) acava (dot) org


Closing date for applications: midnight on 7 July 2019
Interviews: week commencing 15 July 2019
Start date: asap following appointment


Finance Manager Application Form
Finance Manager Equal Opportunities Form
Finance Manager Recruitment Pack