Finance Officer

£24,934 per annum
22 Feb 2018
08 Mar 2018
Sian Clayton
Contract Type
Full Time

JOB TITLE: Finance Officer

SALARY & BENEFITS: £24,934 per annum. Fixed term contract for one year

WORKING HOURS: 37 hours per week (some flexibility may be required)

THE COMPANY: Our client is based in York and are an independent, community-based organisation with the responsibility of advising and assisting the Defence Council on issues concerning the 3,000 reservists and more than 8,500 cadets in the region. They have an exciting opportunity available for a Finance Officer to join their team on a full time basis.

Key Responsibilities/duties of an Finance Officer to include:- 

• Assisting the Head of Finance with the processing of accounting system month and year-end routines
• Dealing with Purchase Ledger
• Preparing cheques and/or cash for banking
• Dealing with Sales Ledger
• Preparing, processing and maintaining the payroll using Sage Line 50
• Administering pension plans and liaising with the Council
• Supporting with updating budgets and reconciling spend

THE CANDIDATE: The ideal candidate for the Finance Officer role will need to have an organised approach to work, proven people skills, be a team player, articulate, honest, reliable
and committed with a high degree of flexibility and adaptability. You will need to live within a commutable distance to York.

Key experience essential for the role of Finance Officer:- 

• Experience within Administration and Purchase Ledger is essential 
• Experience with payroll processing is essential 
• IT literate, with particular experience in using Microsoft Word, and Excel
• Experience using Sage 50 is essential
• AAT qualified or similar is advantageous
• Sales Ledger, bank reconciling, petty cash management, auditing and budget monitoring are desirable 

Does this sound like you? If yes then please hit the apply now button.

You will then be sent to an online questionnaire to support your CV and application, please fill in the details and we will be in touch to advise you of the next steps.

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