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Whenever a job vacancy arises at Granta we will post details on this page. In addition, we usually advertise in the Bookseller and occasionally in the Guardian. Unfortunately, due to the high number of enquiries we receive, we cannot respond to speculative applications.


Finance Assistant (Part Time)

Competitive salary
London, South East England
Permanent, part-time
Work from home

Granta is one of the leading independent publishers in Britain, publishing award winning fiction, non-fiction, poetry and an acclaimed quarterly literary magazine.

We are looking for a part-time finance assistant, to report to the Finance Manager. The role will initially focus on purchase ledger processing, with the intention to include sales ledger transactions and other tasks in time. The finance assistant will be responsible for the central accounting mail inbox.

A proven interest in accounting and exceptional attention to detail are essential. A relevant qualification, such as AAT, or a relevant degree would also be desirable. The successful candidate will demonstrate an ability to work accurately and methodically, and an enthusiasm for learning on the job. Full training will be provided in the accounting packages used.

The vacancy is for two days a week. The pattern of working can be flexible by negotiation.

Granta is committed to employing a diverse workforce, and we welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and with all different kinds of life experiences. We encourage those who are underrepresented within the industry to consider applying for a role at our company.

Closing Date: Monday 23rd August at 10 a.m.

Please email your CV and covering letter to