Finance Officer

Recruiter
Reed
Location
Potters Bar, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Aug 2019
Closes
22 Aug 2019
Ref
1236866625
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
An exciting opportunity is available for a Finance Officer for individuals who have experience in school finance!

My client, a school based in Potters Bar, are seeking a Finance Officer to join their dedicated administrative team on a temporary basis.

This is a full-time, year round post and the core duty is the day to day management of financial matters, including ordering and recording of purchases, preparation of termly fees and other sales invoices, cash handling and back reconciliations.

The main responsibilities of the role include:
  • Preparing invoices
  • Maintaining records of all pupils and ensuring absence claims are dealt with promptly
  • Purchase/Nominal ledger processing - processing all supplier invoices and staff expense claims
  • Liaising with department heads and the Bursar to ensure expenditure is within budgets
  • Maintaining register of journal entries to include monthly salaries
  • Assisting the Bursar with end of year journals (accruals and prepayments)
  • Ensuring that all monies received are banked promptly
  • Processing petty cash payments
  • Reconciling the school's bank and credit card accounts
  • Preparing monthly payroll
  • Assisting the Bursar with adhoc administration duties

If you have a keen eye for detail and experience in school finance, are flexible and adaptable and have a strong interest in the provision of education, then please apply!

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