Volunteers give vital support to the Artists' Village, contributing in many different ways from engaging with visitors as stewards in the galleries to supporting our Curatorial Team to assisting at events and workshops. Discover all the Artists' Village has to offer while acquiring new skills and meeting likeminded people.

Watts Gallery Trust is an independent charity, and we rely on the commitment of over 300 volunteers from a diverse range of backgrounds and age groups. Join us at an upcoming volunteer open morning to meet current staff and volunteers and to learn more about joining our team.

For more information, contact our Visitor Services Manager on 01483 813 580 or email visitorservices@wattsgallery.org.uk.


Watts Gallery Trust is fully committed to equality and diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We actively encourage BAME and disabled applicants and value the positive impact difference has on our teams. We are proud to partner with Creative Access on our recruitment.

Job Vacancy: Accounts Assistant

About Watts Gallery – Artists' Village

Watts Gallery - Artists' Village is located in Compton, near Guildford, in the Surrey Hills. Founded in 1904, Watts Gallery Trust promotes the enjoyment and understanding of the art of George Frederic Watts and Mary Watts who established a home and studios here in the 1890's.

Watts Gallery - Artists' Village encompasses a unique group of Arts & Crafts buildings: Watts Gallery, Watts Studios, Watts Chapel and the Pottery Buildings which house a thriving Shop and Tea Shop.

About the role

We have an exciting opportunity for a full time Accounts Assistant to join our friendly and committed finance team. Reporting to the Finance Manager, you will be taking on a varied job covering all areas of accounts. Ideally you will have 1-2 years experience in a similar role and be confident using Sage. You must be flexible in your approach to work, quick thinking, pro-active and work to a high standard with excellent attention to detail.

The job description and person specification are available here.

If you would like to apply for this role, please send your CV (including two referees) with a supporting letter outlining your suitability for the role to Sue Miller, Head of Finance at sue.miller@wattsgallery.org.uk

Closing date: Thursday 10 September 2020

Interviews: Interviews will be held on Thursday 17 September 2020 at Watts Gallery.

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