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Swansea Women’s Aid offers dynamic, innovative services to women and children experiencing violence against women, domestic abuse and sexual violence (VAWDASV).

Finance Officer Application Pack – April 2024

1 x 35-hour Finance Officer      

Annual salary: £32,591

This post is permanent

Location – Swansea Office and hybrid working from home

The Role

Reporting directly to the Chief Executive, you will provide a full financial management accounting service for our well-established charity organisation. Experienced in all aspects of SME organisation finances, you will be well versed in monthly accounts preparation, providing timely information and delivering tight financial control over operations.

This post would suit a seasoned professional looking to utilise their skills within a charity framework or an individual with experience in organisation finances, who is looking for a career move up to manage the full function.  Ideally you will have:-

  • An accounting qualification, however experience is of equal value.
  • Experience of all accounting functions within a SME or charity/similar organisation e.g. purchase matching, BACS payroll, monthly accounts preparation, petty cash management etc.
  • Experience of meeting accounting deadlines and setting priorities for yourself and others
  • Experience of using SAGE/IRIS/Quickbooks or similar accounting package and Microsoft Excel spreadsheets
  • Experience of drafting management financial information, and meaningful reporting of variances to Chief Executive/Trustee Board
  • Strong communication skills both orally and in writing
  • Self-reliant, ability to prioritise workload and able to problem solve independently
  • Strong understanding of confidentiality and data protection principles
  • The ability to commit to, and work within, the aims, principles and policies of Swansea Women’s Aid

Finance Officer Application Pack – April 2024

Do you want to be part of our journey?

Closing date: Monday 8th May 2024

Interview date: Week commencing 13th May 2024

Start date: asap








We are currently recruiting Trustee members

As a Trustee, as part of the Board of Trustees you will be responsible for the overall strategic direction of SWA.  The Board of Trustees is responsible for the overall governance and, developing SWA’s Aims, Objectives and Goals, in accordance with the Governing Documents, Charity and Company law, as appropriate.

Do you want to be part of our journey?

Please email:- to request an induction pack for more information.


Under the Equality Act 2010 pursuant to Schedule 9, Part 1, this is a woman only post