“The hospice is not at all what you picture a hospice to be, it’s a happy place for making memories.”
Jo Chambers, Nurse

Management Accountant

22.5 hours per week

£39,479 FTE (£23,687.40 pro rata)

About us:

At Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice we care for children and young adults with life-shortening and life-threatening conditions. We are currently supporting around 300 families both in our hospice and in family homes.

Our support services are wide ranging and bespoke to each family including end of life treatment and care, respite short breaks, counselling, sibling support groups, music therapy, home visits and much, much more.  It costs more than £5m to keep our doors open for families across South Yorkshire and beyond. We receive around 15% of our funding from government sources.

The role:

As the Management Accountant you will be responsible for producing monthly management accounts in a timely manner, preparing quarterly forecasts, and supporting with the annual budget process. 

The requirements:

You will have excellent attention to detail and a willingness to undertake a variety of tasks in a professional and efficient manner. You will be a strong team player, with exceptional verbal and written communication skills to deliver consistently high standards of service. Being able to organise and prioritise your own workload to sometimes tight deadlines is key as well as good IT knowledge.

In return, we can offer you a fantastic working environment and the following benefits:

  • 33 days’ annual leave with the option to buy and sell
  • Sick pay
  • Health Care Cash Back Scheme
  • Free counselling sessions
  • Enhanced maternity pay
  • Enhanced paternity pay
  • Enhanced parental bereavement leave
  • Compassionate leave
  • Salary sacrifice scheme
  • Training & Development
  • Investment in your wellbeing
  • Volunteering & shadowing days
  • Free parking on main site
  • Free drinks and subsidised meals
  • Time off in lieu
  • Uniform
  • Eligible for NHS Blue Light Card
  • Eligible for The Company Shop

At Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice we value everyone who works with us, embrace individual differences and recognise that great things happen when we work together.

How to apply:

For informal enquiries please contact Karlin Rodgers on 01909517360 or email [email protected]

Download the job description and person specification here

Download your application form here

Please download the job description and person specification for more information and if you think you have what we are looking for, download and complete the application form above and return it to [email protected]. Please specify on the application form which role/s you are applying for. 

Closing date:      14th August 2022

Interviews:         25th August 2022

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