Vacancy for an Accounting Officer

Clifton Diocese: Accounting Officer: Full-time (35 Hours Per Week)

This vacancy provides an opportunity to join the Curial team based in Alexander House, Bristol as an Accounting Officer.

Reporting to the Diocesan Financial Administrator, this role is based in the Finance Office.  The team is small and friendly, but also very busy.   The key components of this role are purchase ledger, sales ledger and banking administration.  The role also covers a wide range of other tasks related to maintaining the nominal ledger and general bookkeeping.

As well as bookkeeping or finance experience, flexibility, attention to detail, a high level of accuracy and the ability to prioritise effectively are all essential skills required for this role.  Experience of an accounting software package e.g. Sage or working in a charity would be useful, but not essential.

Salary and other benefits: £23,500 pa depending upon experience. 33 days holiday per annum including public holidays and a 5% matched contributory pension scheme.

For full details of this vacancy and an application form visit:

For an informal discussion about this role please contact Janet Parker, Diocesan Financial Administrator, Clifton Diocese on 0117 902 5591.

Closing date for receipt of applications: Friday 9th March 2018

Interviews will be held in March.