Job: Finance Officer

Expiry date
£13,307 for 20 hours per week (based on a full time salary of £24,951 for 37.5 hours)

Job details

  • Permanent
  • 20 hours per week (to be worked over 3 or 4 days)
  • £13,307 for 20 hours per week (based on a full time salary of £24,951 for 37.5 hours)
  • Based in Orpington

Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind is a highly regarded, innovative local Charity working alongside people with mental health problems and dementia to improve their quality of life. With an annual turnover of £4M, over 150 staff and 240 volunteers, we are one of the largest charities in the Mind network.

This exciting opportunity has emerged as a result of a restructure to the small finance team. The post holder will be responsible for a range of functions within the finance team including preparation and submission of the monthly payroll for the organisation, bank reconciliations, robust control of the petty cash accounts and credit cards and assisting with credit control. They will work alongside another Finance Officer and report in to the Finance Manager.

You will have experience in a similar role. You should have the ability to prepare the monthly payroll and handle payroll related queries without supervision. You should be confidential and discrete, with strong attention to detail and accuracy. You should have a positive can do, problem solving attitude and an appreciation of the importance of your role in the smooth running of the organisation.

We recognise the importance of having a diverse and inclusive work force, and would therefore particularly welcome applications from the following, currently under-represented, groups:

  • People from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) backgrounds
  • People aged 16-25
  • Disabled people
  • People with diverse sexual orientations and gender identities

BLG Mind is committed to meeting the reasonable adjustments of disabled people.

BLG Mind always welcomes applications from people with lived experience of mental health problems.

To apply, please complete the attached application form and send it to

Staff benefits include a matched contribution pension scheme, 25 days’ holiday (pro-rata, rising with service), quality supervision and training opportunities. See our website for more reasons to work for Bromley, Lewisham & Greenwich Mind.

Due to current Government guidance regarding Covid-19, this role may temporarily be home-based, or worked remotely. The expectation is that when it is safe to return to our offices, the role will be office-based. Interviews are likely to be held online via Zoom.

Closing date:

9:00 am on Tuesday 11th August 2020

Likely interview date:

Wednesday 19th August 2020

How to Apply:

Carefully read the attached Job Description and Person Specification, download and complete the application form and email to Please note we do not accept CVs. No contact from agencies please.