We are hiring! Finance Manager vacancy now live


We are looking to recruit a new Finance Manager

Salford Credit Union is helping local people get better off- we help people build savings and offer affordable loans. We’re a cooperative so money stays local and benefits our community- not distant shareholders. This is an important time for the Credit Union- we know that many people are struggling with money so we want to help more people access our services.

We are looking for a new Finance Manager- this is a critical role for the Credit Union as we continue to grow and improve our services.

The role includes strategic planning and project work as well as budget setting and management, accounting and overview of daily financial processing. The Finance Manager has to ensure regulatory standards and targets are met and the Board and management are kept up-to-date on all relevant financial policy and practice matters. They have to contribute to continued customer service improvement, including of IT systems and processes.

Finance Manager role offers £28,276- £30,000FTE.

80% post (30 hours): £22,621- £24,000

Because of the nature of the role the successful candidate will need a credit check, DBS check and to become a member of Salford Credit Union.

  • Depending on future success of the Credit Union there may be future scope for additional hours and salary increase
  • Company pension

Who we’re looking for

  • Do you have strong financial and accounting skills and experience, good with Excel and other IT?
  • Are you positive, a good team player who likes a challenge?
  • Are you flexible- able to work on both strategy and detail?
  • Can you share our ethical values

If you want to use your skills to make a difference to the lives of others this could be the role for you.

For more information see the Role Description: Salford Credit Union Finance Manager

Please send CV and cover letter (no more than 2 sides A4) which sets out how you fit the job description and why you are right for the role to Sheila.murtagh@salfordcreditunion.com or by post to: Salford Credit Union, Brotherton House, 1 Loganberry Avenue Salford M6 5UX

Closing date for applications: midnight Thursday 11th March 2021

Interviews scheduled for Friday 19th March 2021.

For further info or informal chat email: Sheila Murtagh on Sheila.murtagh@salfordcreditunion.com