Finance Assistant

Mears Housing
£18,000 per annum pro rata
03 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Assistant MEAR56284


£18,000 per annum

11 month FTC

Here at Mears Group our vision is to make a positive difference to the communities we serve.

We do this by improving homes, improving communities and improving lives and our approach is based on the development of outstanding partnerships with employees, clients, tenants, customers, their families and the wider community.

With staff of all ages and walks of life, a job with Mears has a rewarding impact on the lives of others and your own life. With offices across the UK, a job at Mears could be just around the corner.

An exciting opportunity as arisen for a Finance Assistant to join our team based in Gloucester. This is a contract position for 11 months.

Within the role, you will be responsible for day to day cash and banking tasks associated with the business, including daily reconciliations of a number of bank accounts. You will also pro-actively deal with any matters that arise, and will process and administer expenses and ad-hoc payments.

Ensuring expenses and petty cash requests claims are made in accordance with the Group’s expenses policy, you will process expenses claims and pass to payroll within the agreed deadlines.

In order to be successful in this role, you will have basic accounts knowledge and will have the ability to handle a high volume of transactions and to deal with complex situations.

Although not essential, candidates for this position will ideally hold an AAT level 2 qualification or above with experience of SunSystems and Infor Q&A (Vision).

You should be a confident individual who will preferably possess experience with Central Finance Functions coupled a strong customer service focus. Moreover, we are looking for a candidate who has the drive and passion to succeed.

Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5pm, 1/2 hour lunch

Once you join the family, you'll have online access to a range of voluntary and flexible benefits, including...

·Training and development

·Mears Advantage - Allowing you to save money on everything from weekly groceries, to your annual family holiday

·Mears Assist - A confidential hotline open to all colleagues, providing support on a wide range of personal and work-related issues.

·Long service and additional holiday leave - Colleagues who stay for a period of time at Mears are rewarded for their service.

·Seeing first-hand the impact you have on the lives of the people you support

Mears Group PLC and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunities Employers

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.

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