Finance and Monitoring Officer (part-time)

Closing date:
Salary: £23,000 pro rata p.a. (0.6fte =£13,800)
Contract type: Fixed term / Working hours: Part time
Location: Discover Brightwater Landscape Partnership, Unit 28
Durham Way South
Newton Aycliffe
Durham Wildlife Trust - Finance and Monitoring Officer (part-time) required for Discover Brightwater Landscape Partnership. 22.5 hours per week - £13,800 pa – 18 month contract.

Contact details

Paul Black, Programme Manager, Discover Brightwater Landscape Partnership:, 07790 750195

We are looking to employ an experienced accounts officer to support this £3.5milion National Lottery Heritage Funded project.

The post, working from within Durham Wildlife Trust finance team, will undertake finance and project monitoring tasks for the Brightwater Landscape Partnership ensuring they are carried out in a professional and accountable manner.

This post holder will provide an important support role to the Brightwater Landscape Partnership Manager and the Partnership Board and will also report directly to the Finance Manager of Durham Wildlife Trust our lead partner.

See the job description and person specification below for full details.

Deadline for Applications: 12.00 noon Friday 4th December 2020

Initial Interviews will be held via Zoom on Wednesday 9th December – Any final face to face interviews will be held (Covid-19 restrictions permitting) week commencing Monday 14th December 2020.

Applications are by CV and covering letter which should be sent to: or hard copies to:

Paul Black, Programme Manager, Discover Brightwater Landscape Partnership, Unit 28, Durham Way South, Newton Aycliffe, DL5 6ZF.

For further information visit: or Facebook or Twitter feeds: @Discoverbwlp.

Durham Wildlife Trust are an equal opportunities employer and we particularly welcome applicants from those who are significantly underrepresented in our sector, such as disabled people and individuals from Black and Minority ethnic communities. We are happy to talk about flexible working to the successful candidate.