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Accounts Assistant - Temp to Perm

Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
£22,000 to £25,000
Job Type
22 Sep 2022

Permanent Opportunity Up to £25,000 Excellent opportunity for those interested in a career in finance. Your new companyWorking for a Multi Academy Trust within the Nottinghamshire area, this is a great opportunity to develop your skillset in a friendly, supportive environment.Your new roleThis position will see you being a key player within the finance team - a perfect opportunity for those wishing to build experience in this area or for those with basic knowledge of the finance world. Duties to consist of:

  • To be responsible for the accurate and timely processing of financial records
  • Work within the mandatory guidelines and the Trust Financial Procedures Policy
  • To ensure the efficient, pro-active and timely resolution of finance queries for schools and central team
  • To build and maintain fantastic working relationships with your portfolio of schools to develop financial effectiveness and efficiency
  • Collation of monthly reports from schools in line with Trust policies
  • To provide support and training on the Trust accounting software
  • Support for preparation for and assistance with internal and external audit
  • Raising and processing purchase orders
  • Receiving goods
  • Invoice processing
  • Generating BACS payments for checking and authorisation
  • Administration and processing of charge card(s)
  • Staff expense claims
  • Sales Invoices
  • Receipt and banking of income
  • Efficient, pro-active and timely resolution of finance queries for schools and central team

Full time, office based position of 37 hours a week, Monday - Friday. What you'll need to succeedTo succeed in this position you'll be highly organised, have a keen interest in pursuing a finance career and have a good head for numbers and efficiency. Our client is looking for someone who is motivated, passionate, has excellent communication and can work well with and without direction. You will hold as minimum GCSE grade C / 5 - 9 in Maths and English. What you'll get in returnIn return you will receive:Generous holiday entitlement: 24 days (29 after 5 years' service) + Bank HolidaysPensions scheme with generous employer contributionsThe opportunity for quality Continuous Professional LearningOpportunity to gain professional qualifications What you need to do nowIf you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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  • Job Reference: 718909673-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
    Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
  • Location: Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: £22,000 to £25,000
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent