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Assistant Accountant

We're looking for an experienced Assistant Accountant to join our Support Services team. It's an Interim Post for 6 months.

Salary: £24,681 - £28,304 pa

Hours: 36.25 hours per week

Location: Based in Wigan but travel to the other offices in the North West may be required.

Groundwork is an organisation that changes peoples lives for the better. We’re looking for the right person to ensure high levels of financial acumen and control across our vibrant and diverse business portfolio. This will range from the development of new business and the introduction of new management systems, to the production of high quality financial information. You’ll have a central role, with influence and involvement at all levels of our organisation. It’s a great opportunity to make a big difference to a small business and play a key role in changing places and lives across the North West

If you think you can thrive on the challenges offered by a finance role in a small business then we’d like to hear from you.

You’ll need to be highly motivated, hardworking and keen to learn, whilst being comfortable working at SMT/Board level one day and at the coal face the next.

For more information, or to request an application pack please telephone Catherine Birch on 01942 821 444 or email

Alternatively, having read the Person Specification and Job Description, download, complete and return the Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form and return via email to or via post to Groundwork CLM, 74-80 Hallgate, Wigan, WN1 1HP.

Closing date: Thursday 26th May 2016.