At Alive we are all about seeing many people come to faith and equipping people who passionately follow Jesus Christ. This is only possible because of our incredibly talented and hardworking staff, interns, and volunteers.

We are always looking for new people to join the team and participate with us on this incredible mission. Here are some of the roles we looking for at the moment.



£22,000 PA 

Allocated Time: 

37.5 hours per week 

Contract Term: 

Fixed Term - 02.03.20 to 08.01.2021

Closing Date: 

Friday 31st January 2020

Interview Date: 

Week Beginning Monday 3rd February 2020 

Start Date: 

Monday 2nd March 2020

Alive Church are looking to employ a Finance Officer to support the operations of Alive Church through effective administration under the direction of the Finance Director

Key Roles 

The following list details the key roles of this position

  • Check Bank account position on all accounts, including: 
  • Alive Current Account. 
  • Alive Rise and Build Account. 
  • Alive Make A Difference Account. 
  • Alive Enterprises Account.


  • Produce Alive Location budget Reports. 
  • Check Cash Flow on Bank accounts and Alive Enterprises. 
  • Daily banking sheets - Confirm income received or spent and update.
  • Oversee Gift aid team and Gift Aid software, including: 
  • Gift Aid claims for monthly donations. 
  • Gift Aid claims for weekly donations. 
  • Gift Aid anomalies. 
  • Gift Aid split of income to different Alive locations and bank accounts. 
  • Gift Aid bank transfer in both Xero software and online banking. 
  • File Gift Aid claims for auditing.


  • Check all finance emails and give attention to main issues. 
  • File any HR papers online - Maternity pay/ new starters and leavers, sick notes, tax codes. 
  • Open Finance external and Finance internal post. 
  • Oversee the Card machine income including enter into Xero Software. 
  • Pay invoices/expenses once approved by line manager. 
  • Bank reconciliations weekly for all bank accounts including Alive Enterprises.
  • Alive Enterprises - Oversee income and expenditure. 
  • Oversee Xero software and update accordingly including journals and nominal coding. 
  • Data analysis for various queries from Line Manager. 
  • Oversee income for Special events - working alongside Line Manager.
  • Process Monthly and weekly payroll. 
  • Oversee Credit card expenditure and Alive Credit card invoices. 
  • Month end tasks as agreed with Line Manager. 
  • Processing year end accounts for audit.

For further information and to apply please download the Job Information Pack and application form.


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