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CREATIVE WRITING Spring course starts 19 April, Wednesdays, 10am – 12 noon, at the White Hill Centre, Chesham, with tutor Linda Dawe Come along and get into the writing habit, developing your skills in a small, friendly group. We’ll explore strategies for getting started and staying on track. Please book now as places are limited. £70 for 8 sessions. Enrolments: phone White Hill Centre 01494 775190 Or email lindajdawe@outlook.com www.whitehillcentre.org.uk

CREATIVE WRITING EVENINGS New evening class starts 19 April 7pm – 9pm, at the White Hill Centre, Chesham, with tutor Linda Dawe. For anyone keen on writing, whether you are interested in short stories, novels, poetry, drama or memoirs. We’ll explore strategies for getting started and staying on track. Please book now as places are limited. £70 for 8 sessions. Enrolments: phone White Hill Centre 01494 775190 Or email lindajdawe@outlook.com www.whitehillcentre.org.uk

We are searching for a new part-timeFinance Officer for the Centre.  Please enquire at the Office for further details.

A good working knowledge of Accounting Systems is essential.  The Centre is considering switching from the existing ‘Sage’ accounting system therefore a knowledge of alternative systems would be an advantage. An understanding of charity governance would be useful.  Able to communicate effectively. Able to work under pressure and as part of a team. Attention to detail. Previous experience in a similar accounts role. Cash handling experience.

 

Friday 28th April 1.30-3pm - Jacqui Sheppard will give a talk on understanding dementia and the small things that everyone can do to make a difference to help sufferers live well.  This is a free talk and everyone is welcome.  There will be tea and cakes. www.dementiafriends.org.uk

Thank you so much to all who have contributed to date.

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Finance Officer Position

Category: General

Chesham & District Community Association CIO

White Hill Enterprises Ltd

Job Specification

 

Job Title: Finance Officer

Hours: 35-45 hours per month on average.

Salary: Hourly rate to be negotiated.

Reporting to: The Treasurer

About Chesham & District Community Association

Chesham and District Community Association is a registered charity which owns and manages the White Hill Centre, a resource for the community of Chesham and District with meeting rooms for educational and social purposes.

The Association is governed by Trustees, acting through a Management Committee, supported by other sub-committees.   It has paid employees running the Centre Office administration.

White Hill Enterprises Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Association and operates the Centre Bar.  All profits from the bar are covenanted to the Association.

Tasks

  • Prepare and produce monthly accounts and invoices.
  • Prepare wages for all staff.
  • Arrange payment of all Centre bills.
  • Pay in cash/cheques on a regular basis.
  • Undertake WHE stocktake monthly.
  • Attend White Hill Enterprises meetings.
  • When required assist Centre staff in dealing with Association members and other visitors to the Centre Office, and telephone calls.
  • Assist Treasurer with preparation of year end accounts.
  • File WHE accounts with Companies House, Annual Returns with Charity Commission and HMRC for C&DCA.

Person Specification

Knowledge:        A good working knowledge of Accounting Systems is essential.  The Centre is considering switching from the existing ‘Sage’ accounting system therefore a knowledge of alternative systems would be an advantage. An understanding of charity governance.

Skills:                     Able to communicate effectively. Able to work under pressure and as part of a team. Attention to detail.

Experience:        Previous experience in a similar accounts role. Cash handling experience.