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Working for Age UK Portsmouth

Age UK Portsmouth is an independent charity offering a range of services, activities, events, befriending and information for the older people of Portsmouth and the surrounding area. It's a great place to work if you really want to make a difference in people's lives.

Age UK Portsmouth is committed to being an Equal Opportunities employer and we welcome diversity in the workplace.

For all roles, unless otherwise indicated, please complete the Application Form and Conviction Declaration below and return them to:

Age UK Portsmouth
The Bradbury Centre
16-18 Kingston Road
Portsmouth PO1 5RZ

For further information you can email us at or phone us on 023 9286 2121.

If there are no current vacancies listed below, please take a look at the other ways you can get involved with us.

Senior Finance Officer


Reporting to: Finance Manager

Hours: Part Time 30 hours per week

Salary: £24,000 - £26,000 per annum pro-rata (dependent on experience)

Based at: The Bradbury Centre, Kingston Road, Portsmouth

Subject to successful DBS check and references

Following a recent restructuring of the finance department, this is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Finance Officer to join the team at Age UK Portsmouth. The Senior Finance Officer plays a vital role in the day-to-day running of the Finance Department.

Job purpose and role

The Senior Finance Officer is responsible for supporting the maintenance of financial and administrative services working closely with the Finance Manager and to supervise and mentor the Finance Officer in order to meet legislative requirements and to support the operations of Age UK Portsmouth (AUKP). These duties include but are not limited to Sage Accounts functions, payroll and daily departmental duties.


Reporting directly to the Finance Manager (remote), the Senior Finance Officer will support and assist the Finance Manager, to ensuring the smooth running of Finance Department operations. The Senior Finance Officer will oversee the Finance Officer, and within guided remit, in the absence of the Finance Manager ensure that effective methods are put in place ensuring that all employees and company processes run to maximum efficiency and to cover the finance department duties when required.


The Senior Finance Officer must be knowledgeable in the following areas:

  • Proven experience of working in a Finance Office
  • Proven expertise with computerised accounts systems, preferably Sage Line 50 and Sage Payroll
  • Efficient office administration and providing support to the Finance Manager
  • Supervision in a similar or team leader role
  • Charities Commission and Companies House requirements
  • Highly proficient computer skills including in-depth knowledge of Excel and major Microsoft programs
  • AAT Level 3 (minimum), GCSE English and Mathematics or equivalent
  • Good editing, data collection, record keeping with extensive analysis skillset

Download the full Job Description

An Application Form can be downloaded below.

Applications close at 09:00am on Thursday 17th August 2023