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Caseworker – 18½ hours per week negotiable

To work within our Charitable Grant Aid Service

Salary £24,100 pro rata: £12,050 for 18½ hours

Charity Link helps thousands of local people facing poverty, hardship or crisis. We help by finding funds for people and children in need to purchase basic items such as beds, cookers, clothing, and in emergencies, food. These items can have a huge impact of people’s lives and ensure that local people and children are warm, safe and fed.  We are now looking to expand our team and recruit a new Caseworker.

You will be responsible for managing a caseload of applications for people who are in need. Your job will be to prioritise these, assess applications, gather information and make clear concise written applications to UK trusts, secure funds to purchase goods to help.

The post will be based mainly at the Leicester office but will require occasional travel in Leicestershire, Rutland and Northamptonshire.

You will need to have excellent communication skills, be computer literate and be able to deal sensitively with a wide range of people. It is also essential that you are a team player and can demonstrate your ability to work well under pressure to meet deadlines and targets alike. You will need to be able to drive, have a full clean driving license and regular access to a vehicle.

This role offers a great opportunity to make a tangible difference to the lives of local people and children, and the wider community.

Click here for the job pack.

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Closing date for applications is Monday 29th April 2019 at 2pm.

Interviews will take place on Friday 3rd May 2019.

For further details please call us on 0116 222 2200

 

Finance Officer – 16 hours per week

To work within our Finance Team

Salary £22,500 pro rata: £9,730 for 16 hours

Charity Link helps thousands of local people facing poverty, hardship or crisis. We help by finding funds for people and children in need to purchase basic items such as beds, cookers, clothing, and in emergencies, food. These items can have a huge impact on people’s lives and ensure that local people and children are warm, safe and fed.  We are now looking to expand our Finance Team and recruit a new Finance Officer.

You will be responsible for the accurate processing of the financial transactions of the charity, producing reports and reconciliations as required, preparing monthly salary payments including HMRC and pension fund submissions, sales and purchase order processing and BACS payments.

The post will be based mainly at the Leicester office of Charity Link.

You will need to have excellent bookkeeping skills, be experienced in the use of Sage 50 Accounts, and have a good all-round knowledge of computer systems for financial control and payroll processing.  It is also essential that you are a team player and can demonstrate your ability to work well under pressure to meet deadlines and targets alike. You will also need to have excellent communication skills, sales and purchase ledger experience, and a willingness to learn new skills as the Finance Team develops.

This role offers a great opportunity to make a tangible difference to the lives of local people and children, and the wider community.

Click here for the job pack.

Click here for the job application form.

Closing date for applications is Monday 29th April 2019 at 2pm.

Interviews will take place on Friday 3rd May 2019.

For further details please call us on 0116 222 2200