Finance Officer


Recruiting Organisation: Mid Sussex Voluntary Action (MSVA)             

Working hours: 15 hours per week
Salary: £12,393.60 (FTE £30,984)
Location: Burgess Hill Cherry Tree Centre with WFH hybrid flexibility


Do you want your financial skills to make a real difference to people’s lives? Mid Sussex Voluntary Action (MSVA) has a membership of over 450 local voluntary community and social enterprise organisations who provide services and support that enhance the lives of local people. This is an excellent part-time opportunity to join a growing organisation making a significant impact in the community.

 As a Finance Officer you will play a key role in supporting the management team and the MSVA Board with appropriate financial, funding and business planning information.


They are looking for someone who:

  • Holds a recognised accounting qualification to at least AAT level and preferably to professional
  • Can undertake general bookkeeping to a high.
  • Has the ability to manage and develop effective financial administrative systems and enable colleagues to use.
  • Can operate and maintain financial management systems, processes and procedures and produce financial reports for Board and its committees/subgroups.
  • Has effective verbal and written communication skills with the ability to present complex financial data/information and issues clearly and simply to individuals who may lack a financial background.
  • Has a good working knowledge of information technology, including spreadsheets, word processing and computerised accounts packages (they use Xero)
  • Is pro-active, motivated and a team.


They can offer you a great work/life balance, flexible working arrangements, ongoing training and development, the opportunity to gain new skills and qualifications and contribute to our exciting future.


They welcome candidates of all backgrounds, identities and experiences. They would particularly welcome applications from candidates who are currently under-represented on the staff team.

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To apply please email for an application pack.


Closing date: Midnight Tuesday 25 October 2022

Interviews will take place: Friday 28 October 2022

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