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Finance Officer

Date Added
25 November 2021
Polka Theatre
Wimbledon, London
£25,000 - £26,000 per year depending on experience.
Job Specification
Could Polka Theatre be looking for you? 
• Would you like to work for a pioneering national theatre for children? 
• Are you a numbers orientated person, an expert at Excel and love using QuickBooks Online accounting software? 
This is an exciting time join Polka Theatre’s busy and ambitious team, in our role of Finance Officer, to get experience and knowledge of all the financial processes and the reporting required to for an audited limited company operating in the not-for-profit sector. 
Salary £25,000 - £26,000 per year depending on experience. 
This role is full time and permanent. We’re open to discussing a flexible working patterns dependant on experience and/or job share proposals. A full-time working week is 35 hours over 5 days Monday to Friday (excluding 1 hour for lunch). We operate a Time off In Lieu (TOIL) system for additional hours worked. 
What would you be doing? 
You will play an important role, responsible for recording the expenditures and income of the day-to-day business activities and the accurate administration of the weekly and monthly payrolls. It also supports the Head of Finance and Administration with accounting projects in response to the dynamic nature of the business and the business environment that we are in. 
Application Details
For a Recruitment Pack with more information about who we are and what we’re looking for in this role plus how to apply please visit our website by clicking on this link 
Deadline 9am on Monday 13 December 2021. 
Interview Monday 20 December 2021 (via Zoom) with second interviews in person after that. 
Ideal start date As soon as possible. 
Polka’s commitment as an equal opportunities employer means we are keen to encourage applications from people of colour, people across the gender spectrum and people who self-identify as disabled, who are underrepresented in our sector. 
Polka is funded by Arts Council England, London, registered charity number 256979. 
Closing Date
13 December 2021
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