Temporary Finance Officer

Recruiter
Robert Half
Location
West Midlands
Salary
£14 - £18 per hour
Posted
11 Jan 2019
Closes
09 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


Responsibilities will include:
  • Maintain and assist AP and AR teams with processes and queries on a daily basis
  • Reconciling bank statements and cash summaries including money market deposits
  • Variance analysis of Actual to Budget - discussions with Heads of Department on a monthly basis on spending
  • Project margin analysis for one-off income
  • Production of the monthly management accounts
  • Production of the year end accounts
  • Support the production of documentation required for the Site & Finance Committee
  • Prepare financial returns as and when required
  • Operational responsibility for the Schools Financial Value Standard, in line with the Education Funding Agency's requirements
  • Support the production of draft budget
  • Assist with month-end close including prepayments and accruals as well as management accounts for entities within the group
  • Preparing balance sheet reconciliations
  • Assist with year-end audit schedules and queries
  • Prepare and submit VAT returns
  • Provide assistance where necessary throughout the accounts department and participate in any ad-hoc projects as and when required.


To be considered for the role, candidates must:
  • Workings towards CIMA or ACCA qualification - ideally part-qualified
  • Have a minimum of 9 months accountancy experience
  • Highly numerate with good attention to detail and ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Work on own initiative and well-organised be able to balance occasional conflicting demands on your time
  • Have advance written and oral communication skills
  • Possess intermediate excel skill - advanced excel desirable
  • Good IT knowledge will be required




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