Finance Assistant – closing 21 Sept

“This is a new role, which has been created as part of an expansion of the finance function within the theatre, and the consolidation of Finance, Human Resources and Corporate Services, in the interests of improving and integrating these functions within the wider Lyric team.  The Finance Assistant is a core member of the Finance team and will assist with many of the key functions of the department including Purchase Ledger, Payroll, Sales Ledger and Financial Reporting, and will work closely with departments across the theatre.

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic individual looking to take the next step or develop their career in accounting within the unique environment of a full-time producing theatre.  The role will be fully supported by the Head of Finance & HR, giving an opportunity for mentorship, advancement and growth within the wider corporate services function.”

To apply

Download the full Job Description and Monitoring Forms below.

Job Description – Finance Assistant (pdf)

Lyric Theatre – Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Then please submit your CV and Cover Letter demonstrating how you meet the essential criteria and desirable criteria (if applicable). Included with your application should be the details of two people, not related to you, to whom references may be obtained (including names, address, email, phone number and occupation). One of your referees must be your current or most recent employer. Also, a completed Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form.

Please send your CV, Cover Letter, References and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form to or to The Monitoring Officer, Lyric Theatre, 55 Ridgeway Street, Belfast, BT9 5FB. Failure to complete and submit a covering letter that demonstrates how you meet the criteria will result in your application being disqualified. Canvassing will disqualify.

The closing date for receipt of applications is: Tuesday 21st September at 12pm. Late applications may not be considered.

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