Finance Assistant

Lincoln, UK
14 Aug 2019
22 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Salary: £16,000 to £18,500 (dependent upon skills and experience)

Type: Fixed Term, 12 months

Location: Silver Street, Lincoln

At Serco, not only is the nature of the work we do important, everyone has an important role to play, from caring for vulnerable people to managing complex public services. We are a team of 50,000 people responsible for delivering essential public services around the world in areas including defence, transport, justice, immigration, healthcare and citizen services. We are innovators, committed to redesigning and improving public services for the benefit of everyone.

Start your career journey with Serco. At Serco we are looking for talented individuals who we can grow and develop to become our next generation of highly skilled employees who can lead and inspire our workforce.

About the Role:
We have an immediate requirement for a Fixed Term - 12 month Finance Assistant to join our large, friendly Adult Care Finance Team in Lincoln.

If you enjoy working in a fast paced environment, with plenty of variety and the chance to learn new things, then this is the role for you! The key element of your role as Finance Assistant is to ensure that adult care payments are made within the agreed timescales. You will be responsible for ensuring you have all the information to process payments accurately with an attention to detail. As part of the role you will also deal with correspondence and daily inbound/outbound telephone enquiries of a personal and confidential nature.

About You:
Bring your enthusiasm and passion for the role and we will provide excellent on the job training for you to be a success. If you already have experience in a similar financial role and environment or knowledge of financial procedures then we want to hear from you! Knowledge of Adult Social Care would be advantageous. You will have responsibility for calculating payments both to individuals and providers, so all that we ask is that you have a good level of education - GCSE C or above in English and Maths or proven literacy and numeracy skills as well as competences in Microsoft applications and/or computerised financial systems.

This is a great opportunity where you will have the chance to further develop your skills and gain valuable insight across a diverse range of financial functions for Adult Care.

If what you have read isn't enough to tempt you, we also offer:
  • A competitive salary
  • Annual leave at 25 days holidays plus 8 bank holidays
  • Excellent pension
  • Employee Assistant Scheme
  • Training and development opportunities - on the job and via our e-learning system.

If you have the skills & experience required to fulfil this role, please apply now and upload a copy of your CV.

On occasion we receive significantly more applicants than expected for some vacancies and under such circumstances we reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the advertisement. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly to avoid disappointment should the closing date be brought forward. Serco is a Disability Confident Employer committed to employing and retaining people with disabilities. Disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for the job will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview. For help with your application please contact 0345 010 4000.

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