finance department

Co-ordinating all diocesan and parish finances
PropertyServant King Vicariate

From strategic to administrative support

The finance team form part of the Servant King Vicariate and provide a wide range of important financial support and related services to all parts of the diocese. Our main activities include keeping up to date on all finance related legislation thus ensuring parishes and departments are made aware of any changes and how these affect them.

We offer support, guidance and training to parishes on finance related matters and tasks. Our team assists with supplier payments, parish finance returns, gift aid, banking and investments. Additionally the finance department process all payroll and pension schemes, liaise with all relevant statutory bodies as well as auditors and trustees and prepare the annual accounts.

Gift Aid

The Gift Aid Declaration form was revised in the light of the General Data Protection Regulation from 25th May 2018. Click Here to download. This form must be printed double-sided so that all the back-page information is seen by the donor.

If you collect a verbal gift aid declarations – from phone conversations, visits to the sacristy, or deliberate ‘clipboarding’ – then you will also need to download and print these three documents. 
1. Clipboard sheet (completed specimen here)
2. GDPR Prompt Cards
3. Confirmatory letter.

Who We Are

Our Team & Contact details

Mr Oliver Larkin– Chief Operating Officer
01604 712065

Miss Majella Meehan – Accounts Manager
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Mrs Leigh-Ann Gamble – Accounts Assistant
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Mr Chris Nzekwe – Financial Accountant                                                          01604 712065

Miss Trudie Warner – Finance Assistant
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Mr Samuel Stringer – Finance Administration Apprentice

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Diocesan Finance Board, and Board of Trustee:

President: The Bishop of Northampton

Members: Bishop David Oakley, Rev Canon Michael Harrison (VG), Rev Christopher Perry (EV), Mrs Siobhan Campbell, Mrs Deborah Purfield, Rev Canon Dr. Brendan Killeen,  Peter Commons, Mr Clive Gallagher, Miss Kate Brooks