Contract type
Fixed term full time
35 hours per week (1.0FTE)
£17,593 (usual starting salary) - £19,552 per annum,
Summary description
After a period of change WEA have an exciting opportunity for a Financial Support Assistant to join a busy Finance team based in Leeds.

Contract: Maternity cover for potentially up to 12 months

We are seeking to recruit a Financial Support Assistant to assist with all aspects of the Association’s financial analysis and financial support, day to day processing tasks and responsibilities, while providing a customer focused service at all times.

Based in Leeds and reporting to the Financial Support Assistant Team Leader, the Postholder will ensure all month and year end activities are carried out to the agreed timetable, and ensure accounting data is coded correctly for maintaining accurate financial records. The Postholder will assist with reconciliations of control accounts and work with other finance colleagues to support WEA branches and national procurement tasks.

The Postholder will hold NVQ Level 2 qualifications and be able to  demonstrable equivalent experience, as well as be able to demonstrate experience in a related role with good and accurate IT skills.

We offer generous terms and conditions including 30 days holidays, plus bank holidays (pro-rata for part time staff) and pension scheme – subject to eligibility. 


Please ensure that your completed application is emailed to recruitment@wea.org.uk, we encourage you to apply in advance of the given closing date as we reserve the right to close this vacancy when we have received sufficient number of applications.

Further information and an application pack for the above post are available electronically from our website http://wea.org.uk/jobs

Closing date and time