FINANCE OFFICER

Recruiter
Resolve Personnel
Location
Manchester
Posted
19 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
WE ARE CURRENTLY RECRUITING FOR AN EXPERIENCED FINANCE OFFICER FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENT.
**Must have previous experience working with Controcc**

The role holder will assist in the provision of financial advice and information to the Heads of service, budget holders and project managers on all budget monitoring and financial management issues.
The role holder will assist in the detailed preparation of revenue and capital budgets in accordance with the City Council’s Financial Regulations and ensure the accurate ongoing maintenance of the financial ledger and completion of month end and year end procedures, leading to the prompt and accurate production of the management and financial accounts.
• Knowledge and significant understanding of the legislative framework and key issues relevant to the team’s responsibility.
• Knowledge of the City Council’s financial regulations and procedures.
• Communication Skills: Good literacy and numeracy skills to undertake calculations and produce letters and other documentation. Demonstrates an understanding of the views of others and communicates in a realistic and practical manner using appropriate language and medium, listens attentively to views and issues of others and responds to issues arising.
• Planning and Organising: Demonstrate the ability to organize multiple tasks in the most effective way, and allocate time and energy according to task complexity and priority
• Administrative Skills: Ability to develop and maintain effective systems in a rapidly changing environment
• IT Skills: Ability to use multiple applications, systems and associated software packages.
• Financial Management: Numeracy and accuracy skills to handle numbers confidently, collate information and keep accurate and reliable records to help with the monitoring and reviewing of financial resources

THIS IS INITIALLY A THREE MONTH CONTRACT, BUT MAY BE EXTENDED.
HOURS OF WORK ARE MONDAY TO FRIDAY 9AM TO 4.30PM
**MUST HAVE A CURRENT STANDARD DBS IN PLACE

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