This job has expired

Senior Finance Assistant

Seven Resourcing
Closing date
30 Jun 2022

View more

Contract Type
Full Time
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.
Seven Resourcing are looking for a temporary Senior Finance Assistant to work in Norwich, Norfolk. This position is initially for a period of 6 months and is paying £13.79 (PAYE) or £15.59 (Umbrella) per hour.

The role:

To assist in the process of providing a budgeting and financial management service for the agreed specialism(s), so that operational services are fully supported, through the provision of financial advice in order to control and coordinate the development, preparation and monitoring of budgets.

To close specified client's accounts, completing appropriate adjustments and allocations. Complete required returns, statistics and claims relating to the capital and revenue outturn.

Key Responsibilities:
  • To provide support in controlling and coordinating the development, preparation and monitoring of client's budgets, advise in producing specified client's capital and revenue budgets, input budget information and complete related reports, statistics and returns as necessary to give options and advice on available funds.
  • Contribute to the monthly monitoring process and the production of the statutory accounts ensuring all entries are genuine, identify and challenge any issues or discrepancies and make sure information is received on time, to ensure successful management of the Council's finances.
  • Meet with RBOs regarding the monitoring process to ensure the accurate forecasting and capturing of all relevant issues and to investigate and resolve variances raised by RBO's on financial data.
  • To provide timely financial information for ad-hoc requests and project work.
  • Provide training and financial advice on a day-to-day basis as required by the service department through considering new legislation, Council reports and accounting practices and report their implications to the client so that processes can be improved in the future.
  • Assist in cash management through recharges of actual expenditure and where necessary processing of loan transactions for authorisation by a senior officer.
  • Coordinate the production of returns to Government and other bodies, to ensure the Council meets its requirements for providing accurate information.

Applicant Requirements:
  • Qualifications: Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) Certificate Level or similar qualification.
  • Experience: Practical knowledge of computerised financial systems. Knowledge and experience of budget preparation and monitoring. Experience giving equivalent skills and knowledge of accountancy, minimum 2 years in a relevant field.
  • Compliance: Proof of right to work in the UK and references covering the last 3 years.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.

Working with Seven Social Care:

We have been helping social care professionals find exciting new roles for almost a decade, so we know exactly where to look when it comes to sourcing the best opportunities. We operate across the UK, and, with over 300 five-star reviews, multiple awards and amazing relationships with the biggest employers in UK social care, we give you the best chance of landing your next role.

We have a reputation for recruiting at lightning speed, however, we can only respond to candidates who meet the exact requirements of the position. If you have any queries about a role or application, please visit our website where our amazing candidate support team will be more than happy to help.
You need to sign in or create an account to save a job.

Get job alerts

Create a job alert and receive personalised job recommendations straight to your inbox.

Create alert