A vacancy has arisen for a Finance Officer (FO) (Grade D) working on a fixed term contract for 2 years based at NW RFCA, Alt House, Altcar Training Camp, Hightown, Liverpool L38 7JD. 

The position is on a full time basis working 37 hours per week:

           Monday – Thursday 0830 hrs -1630 hrs

          Friday 0830 hrs – 1600 hrs

The post holder will be required to cover for the Head of Finance for short periods of absence, and this may include travel by car or train to London or around the North West of England.

The salary is £26,350 per annum.  This is subject to any annual MOD pay rise. The successful applicant will be able to join the Association’s Pension Scheme.  There is a probationary period of 12 months, reported on monthly by the Head of Finance. 

The successful candidate will be entitled to 25 days annual leave (excluding Public Holidays) which increases annually.  Prior employment with the Armed Forces or another Government Department will count towards qualifying years’ service.  Together with this generous leave allowance we offer free secure car parking facilities the use of a free military gym and we even give you the day off on full pay on your birthday.

This appointment is classed as a “mobile grade” and if required the incumbent will be expected to relocate with the Association. 

A job description and personal specification can be found HERE and a full vacancy notice can be found HERE.

If you wish to apply for this post, please send a covering letter of no more than two sides of A4 along with your CV.  Please focus on the reasons for your application with reference to the headings in the Person Specification. Indicate, providing evidence, how your knowledge, skills, experience and personal attributes either at work, or elsewhere, qualify you to undertake the duties and responsibilities set out in the main activities/ key tasks of the Job Description to:

Head of Human Resources (D – Finance)


Alt House

Altcar Training Camp


L38 7JD

Telephone:    07816599226


The closing date for applications is 0900 hrs on Monday 14 June 2021, if selected for interview, you will be notified by 1600 hrs. on Thursday 17 June 2021.

Interviews will be held at NW RFCA, Alt House, Altcar Training Camp, Liverpool L38 7JD on Monday 28 June 2021.


Chair of the North West region Veterans Advisory and Pensions Committee (VAPC)

Reserve Forces