Finance Officer (MATERNITY COVER) – British Sign Language Broadcasting Trust

  • Fixed-term contract (July 2024-July 2025)
  • London-office based with occasional work from home (Will consider a home-based person who can occasionally travel to our office, if beyond reasonable commuter distance)
  • Salary according to skills and experience

BSLBT is a young, successful charity with an ambitious agenda. Funded by commercial broadcasters, we commission television programmes and some online content made in British Sign Language, and we support the companies and Deaf programme-makers who produce them.

We are looking for an experienced Finance Officer to join the team to cover maternity leave.

You will need to be qualified at the minimum AAT level 4 or CAT and/or possess a degree in Accounting or Finance. We also require three to five years’ professional experience in a similar role, with at least one year in charity accounting. You must also have a high level of attention to detail with advanced Excel skills, as well as the ability to write accurately and clearly in English.

Please see our website ( for the full role description and person specification. It is also important that you support the work of BSLBT; you should have an interest in Deaf culture and language and be familiar with our website ( and our programmes.

To apply, please send a relevant CV plus a letter (no more than two A4 pages) explaining how you are suitable for this role to by midnight on Monday 13th May. Interviews will be held remotely by Zoom on Tuesday 4th June.

BSLBT particularly welcomes applicants from BSL users, and from people of Black, Asian or minority ethnic heritage.