Position: Senior Accounts Assistant
Organisation: The Belgrade Theatre
Salary: up to £27,000 per annum + staff benefits
The Belgrade Theatre is the major arts and cultural facility in Coventry and the only building-based professional producing theatre company in the city, and runs a strong programme of community arts activity. The Belgrade played a key part in securing the UK City of Culture 2021 win for the city, and 2021 it is a particularly exciting time to be joining the company.
Now established as one of England’s major producing houses, our mission is to grow the reach, excellence and engagement of all the work we produce and present.
We will provide a comprehensive performing arts service of the highest possible quality for Coventry and the surrounding regions and act as an ambassador for Coventry and the West Midlands when touring.
The Belgrade staff strive to be flexible, efficient and effective team workers.
Our aim is to present a vibrant programme of produced, visiting and community work in our two auditoria and other spaces that is informed by an artistic policy designed to attract local and national attention, cater to and develop the different audiences in and around Coventry, lift the profile of the Theatre as a producing theatre, bear witness to our communities’ experiences, find a unique voice for the Belgrade in the context of the region, attract leading theatre artists – in short re-establish the vision, radicalism and internationalism that marked the opening of the theatre in 1958.
We are looking for an experienced Senior Accounts Assistant who will support the Financial Controller and Deputy Accountant. You will be responsible for the preparation of the complex Belgrade payroll and reporting using our Access Dimensions accountancy system.
This new position also offers an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate to progress within the Finance team and to take full management accounts responsibility in the future.
The successful candidate will be ideally studying towards AAT or a professional finance qualification, such as ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA or equivalent, commercially astute and have a strong track record of success, especially in leading and managing a payroll and pensions function. You will also be given full support in your career development by a highly experienced Financial Controller and Deputy Accountant.
For more information and a detailed job description please contact Tanya Lavictoire at Seymour John Public Services on 07921 480949 or email email@example.com.
Any third party applications will automatically be passed onto our Search Consultants at Seymour John Public Services.
For more information on the company: http://www.belgrade.co.uk/about-us/about-the-belgrade/
Closing Date: 30/9/19 at 12.00 noon