Assistant Accountant

Contract Type: 
Contract / Temporary
Part time
Application deadline: 
Friday, 25 June, 2021 - 17:00
Salary Scale
Pro Rata
Children North East

Children North East exists because growing up can be hard.  We work with babies, children and young people through the rollercoaster of growing up in their families, schools and communities.

We have a vacancy for an Assistant Accountant to support the finance function of the charity during a period of process review and change. You will assist the Head of Finance in a project manager capacity to implement new systems and processes, support the finance function with processing transactional information to enable the production of financial information and assist in the production of monthly management accounts and quarterly reforecasts.

Salary: £23,297 - £25,667 per annum pro rata.  Please note that appointments are usually made with a salary offer starting at the lower end of the scale

Hours: A normal working week is 30 hours (negotiable).  

Place of work: This post is based at Children North East Head Office, 89 Denhill Park, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15 6QE with home working in the short term.

Length of Contract: This role is a fixed term contract for 6 months.

Please visit the “Our Vacancies” section of our website at for a full candidate pack and to apply.

Please note CVs will not be accepted.

We welcome a diverse range of applications and are passionate about promoting equality, and valuing diversity.  We welcome applications from all suitable qualified persons particularly black, Asian and minority ethnic applicants, as these groups are currently under represented in our workforce.

Closing date: 5pm Friday 25 June 2021.