Lead Finance Officer - Care

Sanctuary Housing
25975.00 GBP Annual
16 Feb 2018
28 Feb 2018
Contract Type

At Sanctuary Care we believe in providing high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who will share our mission statement 'Keeping kindness at the heart of our care'.

Lead Finance Officer


GBP25,975 per annum (rising to GBP28,146 after 12 months, subject to satisfactory performance)

35 hours per week

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Lead Finance Officer to work within Care Finance Team, which forms part of Sanctuary Care Financial Services. You will ensure that the team is meeting their targets and that accurate and timely financial performance information including service charge budgets, and year-end scheme accounts are being produced. Assisting in the maintenance, production and analysis of financial performance information, you will have an excellent eye for detail.

You will either be AAT qualified, have gained relevant experience through working in a finance function, or commenced your ACCA / CIMA studies and be keen to progress within the organisation. With good working knowledge of financial systems, you will also have previous experience using SAP and Microsoft Excel (or similar) enabling you to extract and manipulate data.

With the ability to prioritise your workload, you will utilise your excellent organisational skills to ensure that set tasks are completed to a high standard. Excellent communication skills are also essential as is the drive and passion to succeed in a team based environment.

In return we offer a competitive salary, full training and development opportunities, as well as 25 days holiday, discount schemes and up to 7% contributory pension after a qualifying period.

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To apply please click the blue Apply button at the top of the page. The Reference number for this position is: 34735

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Closing Date: 2 March 2018

We reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time depending on application volumes; therefore an early submission of application is encouraged.

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An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.

Sanctuary Care Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.