Residential Community Member / Finance Assistant

Part of Ellel's 2-year Service and Discipleship Programme

We are looking for a follower of Jesus who feels called by God to join us as our new Finance Assistant/Office Co-ordinator reporting to the Group Accountant.

Ellel Grange, Lancashire

Applications deadline: 25 Apr 22

Residential


Finance Assistant

We are looking for a follower of Jesus who feels called by God to join us as our new Finance Assistant/Office Co-ordinator reporting to the Group Accountant.
Involvement in the oversight of the ministries finances is a significant and often challenging back office role that requires faith in God, trusting for His complete provision to cover the financial needs of the ministry to further our mission to welcome, teach and heal about the Kingdom of God (Luke 9:11).

Spiritual Roles

Given our ethos as a Christian community, applicants are required to be Christians and have a heart for the healing ministry. You will also participate in daily team prayer and worship meetings, have opportunities to grow in your Christian faith through regular attendance on teaching courses and receive prayer ministry for your own personal development. Other opportunities may include welcoming and/or hosting guests to the centre; training in prayer ministry and opportunities to share short devotional messages with the team and/or guests on events; opportunities for teaching and/or group leading during events with guests.

Practical Roles

As Finance Assistant you will support the Group Accountant in all matters of day-to-day bookkeeping and accounting for Ellel Grange, including some administration. This role includes the posting of financial transactions onto Sage accountancy software and relevant reconciliations, cashiering and banking, credit and debit card processing, purchase ledger, sundry collectibles, payments and expenses. Liaising with relevant managers is also part of the role so you must be able to work well with people.
The ideal candidate will be organised, accurate, have an eye for detail, be diligent, flexible and able to work in a multi-cultural environment to tight deadlines. Good numeracy and IT skills in MS Office are essential including experience of using Excel, Sage or other accountancy software (though training can be given), and online banking systems.
A relevant qualification accounting qualification (e.g. AAT) is desirable, however, we may be able to provide support for you to obtain such qualification.

Remuneration

This vacancy is primarily offered as a live-in position with full board accommodation (private bedroom and shared kitchen, bathrooms and living areas along with an appropriate allowance to cover personal expenses). A live out role with remuneration commensurate with our charity allowance structure can be considered for the right applicant.
We would love to hear from you if you would like to know more about serving the Lord here at Ellel Grange.
The closing date for completed applications is Friday 16 July 2021.TBC?
Applicants will need to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

We would love to hear from you if you would like to know more about serving the Lord here at Ellel Grange. For more information please complete this simple form and we will be in touch.

Request an Application Form

If you are interested in this position we would love to hear from you. Simply complete this form, attaching your CV, and we will be in touch. Alternatively please email us at personnel.emi@ellel.org attaching your CV to the email.

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