Finance Administrator job

Want to work somewhere you can really make a difference? We're looking for an organised and positive person to join our finance team - and help us make a real difference in the Dales.    

Finance Administrator | Full-time 35 hours per week | £18,712 - £20,664

Based at Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust office in Clapham, near Settle 

Yorkshire Dales Millennium Trust (YDMT) is a small charity doing big things for People, Landscape and Wildlife in the Yorkshire Dales. From planting trees to providing apprenticeships for young people our work is far-reaching, helping to tackle climate change and empower people to stand up for nature.

About the role

We are now looking for a Finance Administrator to support our small finance team and project officers.

If you enjoy working with figures and data, but don't necessarily have previous experience of working in finance, this could be the role for you. You'll receive full training across all areas of our finance function - from recording daily transactions, including sales and purchase ledger, to supporting the administration of capital grants and financial reporting. So you'll have plenty of opporunity to learn and contribute.     

As part of the YDMT team, you will have the support of a friendly, passionate group of people, as well as opportunities to contribute to our wider activities and learn new skills along the way.

About you 

We're looking for someone with a positive 'can-do' attitude, who enjoys working with figures and has great attention to detail and accuracy in all areas. You don't need any previous experience - just plenty of energy and enthusiasm to learn on the job. 

You'll be part of a busy team, so you'll need to be able to organise a diverse workload and work to tight deadlines. You'll also be self-motivated and confident to work on your own with limited supervision. 

Educated to good GCSE/A Level standard or equivalent, including English Language and mathematics, you will also be proficient in Microsoft Office suite, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint. 


How to apply

An application form and more information about the role can be found below. 

Applications and cover letters should be sent to: or by post to us at: YDMT, Main Street, Clapham, Via Lancaster LA2 8DP 

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 24 November

Interviews will be held on 7-8 December at our office in Clapham.

If you have any questions about the role please contact us by email and we’ll get back to you.