The Orwell Foundation is hiring: Finance Officer (part-time, 0.15 FTE)

Monday 11 January 2021

The Orwell Foundation is looking for a part-time (0.15 FTE) Finance Officer to join our small team. The ideal candidate will have experience of book-keeping and accounting practices using Xero or equivalent systems and of preparing financial reports. They will be flexible, adaptable, and confident about working independently without close supervision. Benefits include flexible working and generous annual leave, and an opt-out pension scheme.

The team is currently working from home because of the pandemic, but in ordinary circumstances the successful candidate will be expected to attend occasional meetings at our office at the Institute of Advanced Studies, University College London, with arrangements to be agreed in due course.

We welcome and encourage applicants from all backgrounds.

A full list of duties and responsibilities is included in the application pack.


To apply, please read the application pack carefully (below), and send a CV and covering letter, together with the completed Equal Opportunities form (also below) to by 17.00hrs on Monday 1st February 2021.

Interviews will be held in the week commencing 8th Feb. Start date: ASAP.

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