Salary range: £35,300 - £41,300 (depending on skills)
One Year Fixed Term Contract (with possible opportunity for career progression)
Full Time, 35 hours per week
Our client owns and manages just over 700 quality, affordable homes in great locations across London and the South East, providing homes and services for around 1000 local people, older people and key workers.
They are currently seeking an experienced Financial Accountant to effectively manage the finance team and the daily financial operations on an interim basis.
Proactive in your approach you will be responsible in conjunction with the Director of Finance for financial performance including budget preparation and financial reporting. Duties will also include ensuring transaction processing, rent accounting, debtor invoicing and preparing rent and service charge budgets.
With your confident and methodical work ethic you will provide line management for two members of the team and ensure payroll and pension systems are correctly administered.
To be successful in this role you must have good working knowledge of financial systems and business software along with a recognised Accountancy qualification or you will be working towards one. Experience of managing and supporting staff working in a finance environment is essential as well as dealing with complex instructions. You must have the ability to analyse data and produce reports efficiently. In addition to this experience of working within the housing sector would be beneficial.
Due to the contract of this position the successful candidate will be expected to start as soon as possible.
Closing date: 5pm Monday 25th February, 2019
Interview date: Wednesday 6th March, 2019