Accounts Supervisor Job, Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council, Competitive Salary, Leading Local Authority
Your new company
Due to an internal service redesign, we are now looking to recruit an Accounts Supervisor to work with Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council on a temporary basis for 8 - 12 weeks minimum. Sandwell Council is the largest employer in the borough that help provide a comprehensive range of services across its six towns. They are committed to the provision of high quality services across the borough.
Your new role
As an Accounts Supervisor, you will be required to supervise a team of 8 in the Rents and Housing Management Team. You will be overseeing the team and assistant with incoming Direct Debit payments into the team, processing payments and ensuring tenant and customer queries are being dealt with in a timely manner. There may also be the requirement to ensure that payments are being allocated to the correct accounts and a degree of reconciliation.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be an experienced supervisor and will have worked extensively in a Rents and Housing Management environment. You will have supervised staff in a similar environment and have a strong working knowledge of the Rent Control process and Housing Management payments. A financial / accounting background would be beneficial, but not essential. Supervisory experience within Rents is essential.
What you'll get in return
You will be working with an employer who is an accredited Investor in People and who are renowned for their supportive culture that can offer flexible working. You will be covering a range of potential projects within the council and have input into lots of different areas, offering a great deal of variety and flexibility. You will be working for the largest employer in the borough across six towns: Oldbury, Rowley Regis, Smethwick, Tipton, Wednesbury and West Bromwich.
What you need to do now
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