Finance Officer / Accounts Assistant - Maternity Cover, FTC

Scotland, Glasgow
£23899 - £28955 per annum
01 Dec 2017
31 Dec 2017
Martina S
Contract Type

Job Title: Finance Officer

Location: Glasgow, G51

Salary: £23,899 - £28,955 per annum

Job Type: Full Time, Maternity cover, Fixed-term for up to 12 months

The company is an independent Charity which delivers support services to vulnerable people helping them to adapt to change and to improve their quality of life.

They are currently recruiting for a Finance Officer to provide a comprehensive and efficient finance support function at the organisation's Head Office.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Effective operation of financial systems and use of data to support organisational objectives
  • Provide a full payroll function and general finance support
  • Ensure accurate recording of income across all income streams and carry out reconciliations
  • Preparation of all supporting documents in relation to the Management Accounts process
  • Preparation of payment listings and creation of bacs payments

Key Requirements:
  • Relevant Accounts Qualification or be qualified by experience
  • Demonstrate sound experience of working as a basic Bookkeeper or Finance Administrator (or similar)
  • Knowledge of Sage Accounting or similar financial management system
  • Computer literate (highly proficient with Microsoft Excel)
  • Experience of cash handling, banking and housing benefit liaison

What the organisation offers:
  • Competitive salary, company pension, childcare vouchers, life assurance
  • Generous annual leave entitlement (6 weeks in the first year rising to 8 weeks from the second)
  • Excellent development opportunities (access to varied training and SVQ-s)

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This post is exempt under the terms of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exclusions and Exceptions) (Scotland) Order 2003 and will be subject to a PVG Disclosure Check. The cost of a PVG check will be attributed to the successful candidate.

The organisation is a charity committed to equal opportunity.

Candidates with the experience or relevant job titles of; Finance Assistant, AAT - Part Qualified, Purchase Ledger Assistant, SAGE50, Accounts Assistant, Financial Assistant, Accounts Administrator, Accounts Clerk, Finance Clerk, Finance Administrator, Accounts Payable, Accounts Analyst, Accounts Receivable, Credit Control, Cashflow Controller, Finance Assistant, Finance Coordinator, Accounts Manager, Finance Admin may also be considered for this role.