Support Arts Gardening Education (SAGE)
SAGE runs a Horticultural Therapy Project for adults with mental health problems called SAGE Greenfingers. The garden is sited on an allotment in Burngreave with an administrative office based nearby.
We are seeking a friendly, organised and experienced administrator to support our small team and the SAGE Director. You will have excellent communication skills and experience of financial administration.
Job title: Book-keeper /Administrator
Salary: £17,400 (pro rata)
Hours: 11 per week (Exact hours and when they will be worked will be negotiated with the successful candidate).
Annual Leave: 25 days per annum pro rata
Pension: 10% Employers contribution
Reports to: SAGE Director
Initial contract until September 2009. Applications for secondments are welcome.
For a full application pack, please send an A4 SAE to:
SAGE Director, Minna House, 30 Minna Road, Sheffield, S3 9AZ.
Or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications
12 noon Monday 3rd November 2008.
Interviews will take place on Wednesday 12th November.
SAGE promotes diversity and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.
The successful applicants will be required to complete an Enhanced CRB check.
Main Duties and Responsibilities
Using Quickbooks to input data for recording income and expenditure.
Using Excel spreadsheets for monitoring and evaluation purposes.
Using MSWord to produce letters, reports, administrative forms and minutes of meetings.
Management of manual and electronic filing systems.
Photocopying and collating documents.
Managing incoming and outgoing post and e-mails.
Answering telephone and postal queries where appropriate.
Providing information to other agencies regarding the project.
Processing invoices and making cheque requisitions
Handling petty cash and banking
Recording income and expenditure
Reconciling expenditure with bank statements
Producing monthly management reports comparing actual income and expenditure against budgets.
Maintaining stationery supplies and placing equipment orders.
Organising meetings and booking venues, catering, transport etc for events.
Use of communication systems e.g. message book.
Welcoming occasional visitors to the centre and offering refreshments as required.
Maintaining and updating records of referrals and service users.
Updating and maintaining inventories.
Working in line with SAGE policies and procedures.
Undertaking any training required by the post.
To undertake all duties in a professional manner to support the success of SAGE Greenfingers.
To undertake any other reasonable duties that may arise.
Support Arts Gardening Education
Registered Charity No: 1114743
Funded by Burngreave New Deal For Communities