Finance Assistant

Recruiter
Signature Care Homes
Location
Reigate
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
09 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Brand new luxury care home opening in Reigate!

Are you fed up of not being rewarded for your hard work and dedication to your job? Do you want to combine your finance skills with the ability to making a real difference to the lives of our residents? Do you want to work in a luxurious, modern care home where you can contribute to giving residents the highest quality of life?

About the Role

The Finance Assistant is responsible for all areas of financial administration for the home. Reporting to the General/ HR Manager, and supported by a central Management Accountant, the Finance Assistant will be responsible for maintaining oversight of the Homes financial performance, supporting other team members and monitoring performance versus budget. The Assistant will have a number of functional and administrative responsibilities, and will be a key part of ensuring that the home is successful financially. The role is also one of the key links between the home and Support Office and critical to the timely flow of information to and from it.

Specific duties and responsibilities are, but not limited to;


  • Cash Management
  • Monitoring budgets and departmental expenditure
  • Maintaining asset registers
  • Resident Billing
  • General administration

This role will be based at a functional care home and as such will involve interaction with residents on site.



About you

This is an ideal opportunity for someone to build on their existing finance experience and qualifications to further develop their knowledge and understanding of the key measures and drivers of financial success in the business. We will also consider support for individuals to further develop their finance qualifications under the Company's Study Support Policy.

Required skills and experience:-


  • Has 1+ years' experience in a finance position.
  • Strong Excel skills / knowledge
  • AAT qualified or equivalent
  • Highly numerate with a good understanding of basic finance and accounting
  • Cash management
  • Strong team player with flexibility to pitch in and help with anything
  • Proactive attitude with ability to take initiative and work independently
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Patient and polite manner
  • Driving license and willingness to travel

Desirable attributes:-

  • Care home experience
  • Finance analytical skills

About our Benefits.

Here at Signature we recognise that extra special efforts should not go unrewarded and that is why we provide a number of special incentives and bonuses that can be earned throughout your time working for the company.

These benefits listed below are in place in order to reward our staff for their continual hard work:

  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Free uniforms that are attractive and practical
  • Free eye care tests and options for funding towards future spectacles if required
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Savings on Childcare
  • Refer a friend and get a cash bonus
  • Study support
  • Holiday discounts
  • A variety of motor related offers
  • Life Insurance

About the Company.

Signature is delivering a new standard of nursing homes in the UK. Signature is a unique and inspiring group of homes, where care and lifestyle go hand in hand. These homes offer residents a relaxing, safe environment where they can enjoy comfort, companionship, independence - and their own front door.

Signatures vision is 'delivering peace of mind', peace of mind for the residents that they will be cared for and supported within our homes to live safe and fulfilled lives. Peace of mind of their families knowing that their loved ones are being well cared for and peace of mind for our employees knowing that they will be trained and provided with development opportunities to continue to build their capabilities to enable them to be the best they can be.

Signature is also featured in the London Stock Exchange (LSE) 1000 companies to inspire Britain, an annual celebration of some of the fastest growing and most dynamic small and medium sized enterprises!

Sound like a company you would like to work for? Then what are you waiting for, click apply today and let's get started!


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