Finance Assistant

The Jobline Ltd
Newton Abbot, UK
20 Oct 2019
24 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
A 6 months+ contract opportunity for a Finance Assistant has arisen with the local authorities in Newton Abbot.

Job Purpose

To deliver an effective and efficient financial administration and general administration support to the Private Sector Housing team (PSH).

To act as the first point of contact for customers and colleagues, providing advice and assistance.

To administer the grants and loans scheme carried out by the Private Sector housing team including the financial element relating to this area of work.

Register applications for financial assistance, including Disabled facilities grants on Uniform and carrying out checks and clearances to validate whether customer can apply.

Ensure that applications for grants and loans are valid and within the Councils agreed policy for approval. Making payments to contractors on completion of works and notifying interested parties on completion of monies paid including applicant, agents, and land charges.

Skills and Experience:

NVQ Level 4 in Business Administration or equivalent.
Advanced ECDL.
Experience of financial administration.
Ability to produce spreadsheets and interpret statistical information.
Knowledge of the CAPS Uniform software.
An understanding of Comino software.
Knowledge of Corporate systems such as SPAR, P-PERS, P-Orders, P-FMS, P-Requests.Hours of work are 9am till 5pm, Monday to Friday, 37 hours per week.

To apply please send your CV or email for more information

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