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Tyne and Wear

Assistant Accountant

£20,541 - £23,111 per annum

37 hours per week
Fixed term for 6 months

Tyne & Wear Archives & Museums is a major regional museums, art gallery and archives service, managing a collection of 9 museums and galleries across Tyneside and the archives for Tyne & Wear. With an annual turnover of around £10 million we are supported by the four local authorities of the area and Newcastle University. TWAM is a National Portfolio Organisation funded by Arts Council England.

The Assistant Accountant will provide an effective, efficient and customer focused financial and management accountancy service. Reporting to the Senior Accountant, you will assist with accountancy work, to provide budget managers with the necessary financial and management information, and in supporting the Senior Accountant with the closure of the accounts. You will also be involved in the preparation and submitting of grant claims.

You will be capable of working in a team and on an individual basis. Good computer skills are essential, particularly spreadsheets. An ability to work accurately to deadlines and good communication skills are required.
AAT qualified or an equivalent accountancy qualification is preferred.

The fixed term post will be based at Discovery Museum.

For any queries please contact Vicky Vyse, Senior Accountant, Discovery Museum 0191 2772163.

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Fixed Term

  06 Dec 2018

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