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Finance Officer

  • Location

    Didsbury, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £23000 - £28000 per annum

  • Consultant:

    Stephanie Tasker

  • Email:

    stephanie.tasker@sellickpartnership.co.uk

  • Reference:

    ST47398_1595517019

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Duration:

    Permanent

  • Expiry date:

    2020-08-22

  • Start date:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Sellick Partnership have been engaged to recruit a Finance Officer to support budget holders in the annual setting of charges. The main responsibilities of this role will be to produce annual accounts for audited and non-audited schemes in accordance with the group timetable; to work on monthly variance analysis of income and expenditure by scheme to ensure costs are allocated to the correct schemes with corrective action taken and escalation of issues as appropriate.

Key responsibilities of the Finance Officer

  • To regularly meet and support budget holders and contract managers by providing analysis and scheme performance information highlighting overspends and poor financial management;
  • Prepare routine journals to ensure the accounts accurately report income and expenditure and the balance sheet accurately reports assets and liabilities for each period;
  • Use the monthly variance analysis to support the production of the Directorate Packs, analysing in month and year to date variances against budget and projection and quantifying the year end impact and any potential impact to future years budgets;
  • Advise and train budget holders in matters of financial understanding, service charges and budgetary control;
  • Calculate and update all service charge working papers and produce specified balance sheet account reconciliations on a monthly basis and ensure discrepancies are corrected;
  • Keep up to date on all relevant legislation;

Required skills and experience of the Finance Officer

  • Use of full range of Microsoft Office
  • Ability to complete tasks in an accurate and timely manner when working under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Good written and verbal communication
  • Effective liaison with staff/other stakeholders to give information/find information/resolve problems
  • Organisation and ability to time-manage work load
  • Able to deliver a high standard of customer service

If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience for the Finance Officer role, please apply now

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