Finance Assistant

Bolton Hospice has an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and highly organised Finance Assistant to join our Finance team. Our patients and their families tell us that Bolton Hospice has not only provided care but given them compassion, dignity and respect when they needed it most. So if you are looking for a challenging and rewarding role and share our values, now is an exciting time to join us and make a real difference to the lives of local people facing life-limiting illnesses through your work.

£18,576 - £19,918 per annum pro rata

Part Time (26hrs over 4 or 5 days per week)

(Cost of living increase pending)

The Role

This is a busy role which will support the Finance & Corporate Services Director in managing the financial operations of Bolton Hospice and its subsidiaries.  You will provide an accurate and timely financial processing service to the hospice, with responsibilities including purchase and sales ledger processing, expenses payment runs via BACS, bank reconciliations and ensuring that all information is accurate and readily available for statutory audits.

What you need:

We are looking for a highly organised Finance Assistant with good experience of working in a busy accounts office and experience of using accounting software, ideally SAGE. Knowledge of purchase and sales ledger is essential.  You must have excellent attention to detail and well-developed interpersonal and communication skills.  The successful candidate will be able to work flexibly to meet deadlines and respond to unplanned situations.

Why Bolton Hospice?

We offer our employees generous annual leave (35 days a year including bank holidays rising to 40 days with long service pro rata for part-time), a contributory stakeholder pension scheme, life assurance, a healthcare cash plan and excellent training opportunities.  We also offer continuity of service from the NHS with respect to pension and holiday allowance.

Closing Date for Applications:  Sunday, 14th August 2022

Interviews are due to be held on Monday, 22nd August 2022

To apply please download the job description and an application form & email applications to

Bolton Hospice welcomes applications from all sections of the community, regardless of age, disability, sex, race, religion or belief, marital status or sexual orientation.  Any appointment will be made on merit alone.  Any offer of employment for this post will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.  Bolton Hospice has a No Smoking Policy.


Closing date for applications