Finance Officer

Recruiter
Cornwall Neighbourhoods for Change
Location
Redruth
Posted
17 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Finance Officer (12 Month Contract)
Redruth, Cornwall
About Us
Cornwall Neighbourhoods for Change (CN4C) is a charity and a social enterprise which aims to transform the quality of life for people, places and communities.
We’ve been around since 2001 and are focused on affecting change that will make lives better, make Cornwall fairer and combat inequality and injustice.
Having previously outsourced our finance function, we are now on the lookout for a Finance Officer to join us and support our in-house accounting processes for an initial 12 month contract which has the possibility to extend. This is a part time role, working 18 hours per week.
The Benefits
- Salary of £21,000 pro rata
- The chance to make a lasting and positive impact on communities and neighbourhoods in Cornwall
If you are a finance professional with strong data input and Excel skills, this is a superb opportunity to develop your career into the charity sector with an outstanding Cornish not-for-profit.
You’ll discover that we build relationships between individuals and groups right across Cornwall to enhance and develop our county. We’re a vital piece of the Westcountry puzzle and we work hard every day to make a difference.
So, if you are looking for the next step in your career, love the thought of making Cornwall even better and can bring some great finance skills to the table, this is the role for you.
Your Role
As a Finance Officer, you will be tasked with providing financial and accounting support to our organisation.
Working closely with our Finance and Claims Team, you will work with Xero to input and monitor accounting information, including purchase and sales invoices.
Your role will also include:
- Monitoring debtors and creditors
- Carrying out bank reconciliations
- Maintaining customer accounts
- Supporting the Claims Team with appropriate accounting information and providing cover
- Completing payroll work
- Assisting with petty cash accounting
- Supporting the production and delivery of management accounts
About You
To be considered as a Finance Officer, you will need:
- At least two years’ experience of working in a finance environment
- At a minimum, one year’s experience of inputting financial information into an accounting package
- The ability to input data quickly and precisely
- Strong Excel skills
- A fast and accurate approach to work
- A close attention to detail
- An adaptable attitude and the ability to react positively to change
- A reliable, resilient mentality
Other organisations may call this role Accounts Technician, Finance Technician, Finance Assistant, Accounts Assistant, Finance Administrator, Junior Accountant, or Accounts Junior.
This is a part time role, working 18 hours per week (exact days to be discussed at interview) for a 12 month contract. Due to the nature of our funding, the contract could be extended after the initial period.
The closing date for applications is the 29th March 2019 at 12pm.
Webrecruit and CN4C are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.
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