LJAG is recruiting a part-time bookkeeper

LJAG is a local social action charity working in Loughborough Junction in south London.  We are one of Lambeth council’s neighbourhood forums and help keep Loughborough Junction in touch with local activities through monthly meetings of the LJ Neighbourhood Forum.  We also run four main projects all of which, to a great or lesser extent, depend on grant income:  Loughborough Farm, a community food growing project with a strong volunteer base; The Platform Café, a vegetarian café with a free meals programme for those in need; Grove Adventure Playground, a playground for six to 14 year olds with some of the most adventurous structures in London; and craft workshops based at Carnegie Library.

This opportunity is for 1-day a week, working remotely; 1 year contract, initially

The job entails:

  • Working with our treasurer
  • Weekly cheque run
  • Setting and updating Xero and bank reconciliation
  • Liaising with our payroll provider

Job requirements

  • Knowledge Xero
  • Knowledge of charity fundraising streams preferable
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to travel to Loughborough Junction once a week

Rate of pay:  £25.00 an hour

For more information you can ring our chair, Anthea Masey: 07799 621 582

Please send your CV and a short covering letter explaining why you are interested in working for LJAG and why you are qualified for the job to ljactiongroup@gmail.com.

Applications close Friday 17 June 2022; shortlisted candidates will be informed by Friday 24 June 2022 ; if you haven’t heard by then, please assume you have not been shortlisted.

Interviews will take place in the week beginning 27 June  2022.  Please indicate in your covering letter if you aren’t available and we will arrange alternative dates for shortlisted candidates