Job Description


Finance Officer

Finance Officer
Contract currently 3 months
£11.01 per hourOur client is looking for an experienced Finance Officer with local authority expertise/knowledge.This role provides support to a team within a Service that covers a range of functions including Departmental Financial Management, Schools Accounting Service, Strategic Financial Planning, Financial Accounts, Treasury Management, and Capital Management)Accountabilities/Responsibilities
To have responsibilities for providing financial support to a team delivering defined services.The individual will be undertake work including• Reconciliations
• Analysis of Data
• Preparing and Processing Journal ChangesThey will also support more senior staff delivering• Budget Preparation
• Budget Monitoring
• Closure of Accounts
• Grant ClaimsSkills, Knowledge and Experience
1. Knowledge of an Accountancy Service
2. Numerate and accurate
3. Ability to manage their own workload
4. Knowledge of Excel and other Microsoft packages.
5. Ability to work in a team