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Beechley Riding Stables, Harthill Road, Allerton, Liverpool, L18 3HU

Tel. 0151 724 4490



Charity No. 1156129

Company No. 8668860


Beechley Stables RDA is a member group of the National Riding for the Disabled Association Incorporating Carriage Driving. National Charity Number: 244108.


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"Providing therapeutic riding to disabled people to promote their health and wellbeing"

Volunteer Finance Officer / Bookkeeper Needed

Beechley Stables RDA runs a specialised horse riding centre offering a variety of activities to disabled people of all ages.  Currently there are 82 disabled people who ride at the centre each week.   The Centre relies on our dedicated volunteers who give their time to help our riders receive physical and emotional therapy.


Position: Volunteer Finance Officer /Bookkeeper

Location: Allerton, Liverpool

Hours of work: 7 hours per week (across as many days as the applicant desires)



The Finance Officer / Bookkeeper will be a skilled bookkeeper, able to record and process all financial transactions and provide the required information for management and statutory accounts. . You will also be involved in the administration of fundraising and office management.



- - preparing and updating the cash book

- making cheque payments to suppliers

- banking cash and cheque income from riding, donations and fundraising

- receiving bank statements and reconciling them to the cash book

- reimbursing and accounting for petty cash

- notifying our payroll provider (LCVS) of new starters, leavers and change of salary for staff

- receiving the payroll and promptly sending payroll cheque to LCVS to ensure staff get paid on time

- providing information requested by the Treasurer for budget preparation and monitoring.



Proficiency in English and in MS Office are vital, as is a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail.

Experience of bookkeeping or a basic accounting role

Ability to work autonomously


Ability to work constructively within a small team


Desirable - experience of working within a charity or small or medium sized company


How to Apply:

Please send a letter including any relevant experience or a CV with covering letter for the attention of Gill Nicholas, Beechley Riding Stables, Harthill Road, L18 3HU or to  For further information see


Closing Date:  31/8/15