Finance Officer, Camden

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The Working Men's CollegeCamden

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £23,997- £26,158 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

Finance Officer

35 hours per week, Permanent

Salary £23,997- £26,158 per annum

WMC – The Camden College is currently looking to recruit a Finance Officer who will be responsible for accurate and timely processing of all purchase ledger transactions, as well as assisting with payroll each month.  You will also be responsible for checking and recording the daily fees banking and non-fees receipts and the petty cash account.

 You will be an important part of the College’s Finance Department, assisting the Head of Finance with the efficient operation of the Department, and providing responsive and supportive service to internal and external customers of the department at all times.

 Applicants should be articulate and motivated, with excellent communication, IT and interpersonal skills, and experience of working in a purchase ledger function in the finance department of a medium-sized organisation, as well as Sage 50 Accounts.  Ideally, you will hold or be working towards a book-keeping or accounting qualification such as AAT.

The post involves working with young people and vulnerable adults and consequently is subject to a satisfactorily enhanced disclosure check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)

WMC – The Camden College is the oldest surviving adult education institute in Europe.  Situated in Camden, we are at the heart of one of the most culturally exciting, diverse and dynamic London boroughs and help to transform adult lives through education.  We offer a wide curriculum from our two main sites at Crowndale Road and Kentish Town and is seeing significant growth in our community-based courses across the borough.

This job role will be based at our main site in Camden, two minutes’ walk from Mornington Crescent and 10 minutes from Camden Town.

To apply for this role, please download a WMC Application Form and fill it out, then send it back to or post it to HR Department, 44 Crowndale Road, London NW1 1TR.

The Job Description is also available for download for further information.

Please note we do not accept CV’s. In order to be considered for this role, you must submit an application form.


Closing date:  Monday 28th January 2019 at 10.00am.

Interviews and assessment will take place w/c Monday 4 February 2019

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More about The Working Men's College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: 44 Crowndale Road, London, NW1 1TR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 73872037


Working Men's College (WMC), the oldest surviving adult education institute in Europe, was founded in 1854 and was associated with the Cooperative Movement and the Christian Socialists, stemming, from the same tradition that led later to the ...