Operational Finance Officer

Recruiter
Red The Consultancy Ltd
Location
Glasgow, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
08 Sep 2019
Closes
19 Sep 2019
Ref
1255662329
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Reporting to the Operational Finance Team Leader, the Operational Finance Officer will support the Cash and Reconciliation Management function within the Operational Finance Team.
ABOUT OUR CLIENT
Our client is a Financial Services firm providing specialist lending across the UK. A dynamic organisation which can offer the right candidate an extraordinary career path within an environment of excellence and considerable potential.
THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT
  • A minimum of 3 years' experience within financial services ideally exposed to the secured lending or residential mortgage market.
  • Technology skills - Intermediate MS Office Skills, in particular Excel covering Pivot tables, Macros and advanced Excel Formula.
  • Experience of working as part of a small team and make effective contributions.
  • Experience of working in high volume and faced pace environments with tight daily deadlines.
  • Proven work experience as a finance officer, banking assistant or similar role.

JOB DESCRIPTION
  • Preparation of the daily funds release for a growing mortgage book.
  • Application of financial transactions to the mortgage platform.
  • Daily reconciliation and cash sweep of cleared funds.
  • Daily investigation of unidentified items.
  • Payment of 3rd party invoices and Expense claims.
  • Assist in the production of key management information and reporting.
  • Strict adherence to department policies and procedures, challenging any gaps identified and providing recommendations for change.
  • Proactive engagement with key stakeholders, both internal and external to the business.
  • Actively contribute to achievement of departmental Key Performance Indicator's (KPIs) and Service Levels (SLAs).
  • Set high standards in relation to dealing with enquiries from other operational areas, demonstrating a desire and willingness to listen and take appropriate action when necessary.
  • Take responsibility for maintaining own CPD (Continuous Professional Development) folder ensuring it is kept up to date.
  • Actively participate in department meetings ensuring minutes, actions and key updates are accurately recorded.

REMUNERATION PACKAGE ON OFFER
Competitive Salary & excellent benefits.

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