Finance Support Team Leader

Badenock & Clark
£25.00 - £30.09/hour
17 Jul 2017
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Support Team Leader
* A Local Authority in South West London is looking for a Finance Support Team Leader to join their team on a three month contract.

Purpose of the job:
* To deliver a centralised accounts payable, accounts receivable and/or debt recovery/income collection function in a centre of excellence for transactional services with a single point of contact for suppliers, Council debtors and internal finance customers.

Your duties will include:
* You will be processing all payments to suppliers, contractors, consultants and other third party payments in line with agreed business processes for Accounts Payable.
* You will be assisting in routine and ad hoc investigations arising from performance management reports, customer enquiries (both internal and external) and other operations such as the National Fraud Initiative findings.
* You will be raising debtor accounts and collect income in line with agreed business processes for Accounts Receivable.
* You will be liaising with officers across the services to resolve issues and queries.
* You will be proactively chasing outstanding accounts to achieve agreed collection targets by telephone or post.
* You will be generating and maintaining Direct Debits relating to rent and service charges.
* You will be assisting with the annual calculation of estimated and actual service charges in accordance with statutory provisions in respect of Right to Buy applicants of flats and maisonettes and other housing initiatives such as equity sharing tenures.
* You will be assisting with the recovery of outstanding service charges in accordance with the requirements of the departments works practices, the lease and legislation.
* You will be checking, recording and processing invoices for payment in a prompt and accurate manner. Deal with related queries and general correspondence on a case-by-case basis.
* You will be creating and maintaining debtor accounts as necessary.
* You will be assisting in the budget monitoring process, including the production of financial management reports and the maintenance of spreadsheets.

Please apply as soon as possible for immediate consideration.

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