Finance Assistant Apprentice

Thank you for your interest in this post. Please find on the website:

• Job Description
• Person Specification
• Terms and Conditions
• Application Form
• Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Nottingham Playhouse is looking for an outstanding individual to join our busy Finance Department as an apprentice Finance Assistant. Key responsibilities include maintaining the purchase ledger and ensuring timely payments to suppliers, visiting companies and agents.

The successful applicant will be pro-active, highly organised, numerate and IT literate. They will have excellent attention to detail and some experience of a similar role would be useful, but not essential.

Please note that this is a fixed-term apprenticeship position.

Please ensure that you complete all sections of the application form in full. We will not accept a CV in place of the application form. The job description and person specification describe the experience, skills and knowledge we will be looking for in applicants for this position and will form the basis of the short-listing process.

It is important to demonstrate in your application how you meet the person specification for the job. It is not necessary to have previously undertaken all of the duties listed in the job description but you should demonstrate your potential ability to do so.

Please complete the attached equal opportunities monitoring form. Nottingham Playhouse is committed to a policy of equality of opportunity and is taking positive action for equal opportunities and actively encourages applicants from Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Disabled people. Black, Asian, Minority Ethnic and Disabled applicants meeting the minimum criteria on the job person specification will be guaranteed an interview. Please note that most of Nottingham Playhouse is accessible for staff as well as patrons and performers, however we regret that access to some back stage areas and some of the offices is limited.

Applications should be sent by email to (please send as a Word document; do not send as a PDF, zip file or use file sharing services such as Sky Drive. If you are using a Mac, please export your form as a Word document or PDF before sending).

Or post you application marked Private and Confidential to the Administration Office, Nottingham Playhouse, Wellington Circus, Nottingham, NG1 5AF, by the closing date of Monday 21 May 2018 at 12:00pm. Please mark your envelope Ref: FAA. Interviews will take place on Thursday 24 and Friday 25 May 2018 at Nottingham Playhouse.

If you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of the closing date, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.