Finance Assistant

Expiring today

Recruiter
Helena Romanes School
Location
Dunmow, Essex
Salary
17042.0000
Posted
23 Jul 2017
Closes
22 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Helena Romanes School, Great Dunmow, Essex

LGPS Band 3 Point 17 £17042 (£17772 pro rated)

We are seeking a well-motivated and enthusiastic person to work within our busy school Finance office, to support the Finance Manager.

Responsibilities will include:

* Purchase order processing & stock control

* Processing purchase ledger invoices, payment runs and supplier queries

* Raising invoices, credit control and posting income received

* Petty cash & banking

* Maintaining schools cashless payment system & dealing with queries

* Monthly Reconciliations

* Reporting to the Finance Manager to deliver an effective and efficient financial service to the school as well as assisting the Business Manager with ad hoc financial project work

Knowledge & Skills:

* Proven experience of using Financial system - Sage 200 an advantage

* Excellent Excel skills & high level of computer literacy

* Ability to understand, analyse & interpret financial information

* Excellent communication & interpersonal skills

* Ability to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team

* Be able to communicate with staff, students and parents in a professional and diplomatic manner

* Effectively prioritise workload in a busy environment

* Calm & professional manner & work well under pressure

This is a full time position for 37 hours per week, term time only plus 5 weeks holiday working. Hours 8.30am-4.30pm Monday to Thursday, 8.30am-4pm Friday

Closing date 28th July 2017