Finance Officer

Transition Town Totnes

Totnes, Devon
£20,000 pro rata

Paid • Part Time • Permanent

www.transitiontowntotnes.org thea@transitiontowntotnes.org 01803 867358 Thea Platt

Sectors: sustainability, carbon, climate & energy

Closing date: Tuesday, 27th February 2018  


Location: Totnes, Devon

Work pattern: 2 days per week (there is flexibility around hours and working arrangements)

Reporting to: TTT Trustee Board

Rate of pay: £20, 000 pro rata

Transition Town Totnes (TTT) is a community-led charity, working to develop a regenerative and healthy community within our local area. We do this by catalysing, supporting and collaborating with a diverse portfolio of grassroots projects, enterprises, partnerships and individuals embedded in the town.

With our coordination, these projects form a movement that innovates models of community leadership and systems thinking across different sectors (with different goals) whilst simultaneously working towards a common vision – ‘To build a happy, healthy, caring community that is environmentally, economically and socially resilient in a changing world’

We manage, deliver and collaborate with a number of projects and partnerships based around our key themes:

  • Food
  • Local economy
  • Health and wellbeing
  • Housing, building and energy
  • Inner transition
  • The arts
  • Waste & resources
  • Transport

We have created an exciting new post for a part-time Finance Officer to join our small vibrant team at the Transition Town Office. We want to attract a confident competent candidate, who can hit the ground running and shape the role over time, identifying and implementing improvements to our processes and procedures in collaboration with other members of our small central team.

The Finance Officer post will be responsible for all of the financial activity of TTT, must have substantial experience of working as a bookkeeper/accountant and be aligned to Transition Town Totnes’s aims and values.

Please see the full job description on our website

Closing Date: Tuesday 27th February, 5pm

Interview Date: Tuesday 6th March, Totnes

Application process: To apply, please email us your CV including contact information for 2 referees and a covering letter outlining how your skills and experience would enable you to fulfil the main responsibilities, skills and attributes in the job description. Please keep your letter to two sides of A4.

Email your CV and covering letter to: thea@transitiontowntotnes.org



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