Wycliffe Bible Translators is looking for a Finance Assistant to join our Finance Team in our High Wycombe office. This page contains all the information you need to apply for this role.

1.5 billion people are still waiting.

For over 60 years, we’ve been pioneering and innovating; working alongside communities big and small, creating partnerships, and training local people to translate the Bible.

Today, Wycliffe Bible Translators is engaged with 326 minority language groups around the world that make up 469 million people, but globally, 1.5 billion people are still waiting for the complete Bible in the language they understand best.

The Finance Assistant actively supports the smooth and efficient operation of the Finance Department, which serves supporters, members and the various departments within Wycliffe Bible Translators.

The Finance team processes and reports on all financial transactions within Wycliffe by processing transactions, providing reports and statements and responding to enquiries about giving, suppliers and funds for overseas projects.

The role requires a proactive and positive approach to work, demonstrating a keen eye for detail and accuracy while being able to meet deadlines.

Requirements

We hope that you will find the information in the attached documents below helpful and clear. If Wycliffe’s vision is a cause you can champion and the position fits with your skills, values and experience, then we would love to hear from you.

If an informal conversation about the role would help, please email Trevor Tucker (ttucker@wycliffe.org.uk) to arrange one. Your application should include:

  • A covering letter, of no more than two pages in total, summarising your reasons for applying and explaining your ability to fulfil the Aims of the Role and meet the Person Specification.
  • A completed Candidate Information Form.
  • A full CV, including educational qualifications and full employment history, with a particular focus on experience and skills relevant to this role.

Your application should be sent to Trevor Tucker (ttucker@wycliffe.org.uk) by 9am on 19th November. All applications will be treated as confidential.

Please note that we will shortlist for interview by Friday 23rd November. Interviews will take place the week commencing 3rd December at the offices of Wycliffe Bible Translators in central High Wycombe.

Thank you for considering this role and please join us in prayer as we seek God’s wisdom in appointing the right candidate for this post.

Documents

Application Pack

Candidate Information Form

Wycliffe’s Statement of Faith