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Published on 10 January, 2019


WMC Camden College provides enriching and enjoyable lifelong learning and we help to transform adult lives through education. We are at the heart of one of the most culturally exciting, diverse and dynamic London boroughs and we offer many learning opportunities from our two main sites at Crowndale Road and Kentish Town and from community based courses across the borough.

As an adult education college, we are open in the evenings and on Saturday’s, so please note that during term time the 35 hour working week will include some evening and Saturday hours on a rota basis. These posts involve working with young people and vulnerable adults so they are subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure check with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Finance Officer £23,997 – £26,158 per annum (35 hours per week)

We have a vacancy for a Finance Officer who will be responsible for accurate and timely processing of all purchase ledger transactions, as well as assisting with payroll each month. You will also be responsible for checking and recording the daily fees banking and non-fees receipts and the petty cash account.

You will be an important part of the College’s Finance Department, assisting the Head of Finance with the efficient operation of the Department, and providing a responsive and supportive service to internal and external customers of the department at all times.

Applicants should be articulate and motivated, with excellent communication, IT and interpersonal skills, and experience of working in a purchase ledger function in the finance department of a medium-sized organisation, as well as Sage 50 Accounts. Ideally, you will hold or be working towards a book-keeping or accounting qualification such as AAT.

Closing date: Monday 28 January 2019 at 10:00am.
Interviews and assessment will take place w/c Monday 4 February 2019.

Please note, we do not accept CV’s and will only accept completed application forms, which you can access via our website:

Completed application forms should be emailed before the deadline date to or by post to: Human Resources, WMC Camden College, 44 Crowndale Road, NW1 1TR.

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