An Ongoing opportunity for a Finance Officer has arisen with the local authorities in Lincoln.
You will provide a range of practical and technical accounting services for a range of functions including invoicing, debt management, accounts payable, cashiering, housing rents, payroll and bank reconciliations, etc. and support the finance Team Leaders on other functions for which they are responsible.
Effectively interpreting internal and external regulations in relation to the areas of responsibility e.g. Financial Regulations, VAT, etc. and managing the processing of considerable amounts of transactional data involving all of the council's multi-million pounds receipts and payments. Ensuring the data is accurately captured, recorded and appropriately reconciled.
Skills and Experience:
Association of Accounting Technicians qualification or at least 2 years' relevant financial transaction work experience in an accounting environment.
Local government Accounting experience.
Expertise in Sundry Debtors such as Debt Collection and enforcement procedures, VAT, Periodic invoicing Expertise in Accounts Payable such as VAT and the CIS scheme.
Expertise in cashiering such as requirements of PCI/DSS compliance, Money Laundering procedures, Banking procedures including cheque, debit and credit card and other payment methods.Hours of work are 9am till 5pm, Monday to Friday, 37 hours per week.
The position is to be home based.
To apply please send your CV or email for more information