Osborne Appointments
Bedford, UK
16 Sep 2019
25 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Officer

Location: Bedford

£28,000 per annum - Pension, Life Insurance, EAP (Employer Assistance Programme), + 25 Days' holiday plus public holidays

This charity in Bedfordshire is a progressive, forward looking small Housing Association, underpinned by Christian values, and committed to supporting people to recover from trauma and the devastating impact of homelessness, in a safe and aspirational environment. We are ahead of the field in our commitment to deliver services in a psychologically informed way in order to maximise successful outcomes for our clients.

Following an internal move, a vacancy has arisen in our small Finance Team for the role of Finance Officer. Reporting to the part-time Finance Manager, and with line responsibility for a part-time Accounts Assistant, this role will primarily be responsible for day-to-day financial processing and running of the SAGE50 Accounts package, specifically nominal ledgers and fund accounting, and for producing management reports.

We are looking for an ambitious, self-motivated person with an eye for detail and deadlines. A key aspect of the role will be to ensure the timely provision of monthly management accounts and the accurate maintenance of the SAGE ledgers, in conjunction with the Accounts Assistant.

The successful candidate will work closely with the Finance Manager and part time Accounts Assistant. This is a full time role working 37.5 hours per week with flexible start and finish times.

To be considered for the role of Finance Officer, you will need:

- Excellent Accountancy experience

- Ability to work within a small accounting team.

- Good knowledge of Microsoft Office, specifically Excel, and experience of updating spreadsheets.

- Experience of using on-line payment procedures and systems.

- Ideally, qualified to AAT level 3 or hold a similar accounting qualification.

Thank you for your interest in this vacancy, which is being advertised by Osborne Appointments, who are acting as an employment agency / business. Your application will be considered in competition with others and we will contact you within 3 working days. Should you wish to speak to one of our team, please contact the OA Bedford office on ..

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