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Senior Finance Officer

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  • Sector:

    Not for Profit

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  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matthew Dowson

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    28 April 2024

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  • Consultant:

    Matthew Dowson

We are working with a Not-for-Profit in Slough to recruit a Senior Finance Officer. The role is paying £30,000 - £34,000 + generous holiday entitlement + local authority pension scheme + hybrid working.

Our Not-for-Profit client in Slough supports c20k pupils with over 2000 employees. This organisation values a team-focused environment offering to all their pupils and staff the best platform possible to be successful. Their offices are close to local transport links and offer parking on-site.

Senior Finance Officer:

  • Assist with the production of the management accounts and monthly workbooks, and communication with the for variances on the figures.
  • Maintenance of balance sheets and fixed asset registers, ensuring these are up to date and action taken where necessary, in a timely manner.
  • Support with the production of the monthly VAT return.
  • Provide high level professional financial advice and support to colleagues.
  • Identify areas for improvement in process to ensure team are being as effective as possible.
  • Support with any external and internal audit visits.
  • Responsible for ensuring finance procedures are correctly followed.
  • Attend finance meetings and training sessions as and when required.
  • Maintain appropriate financial records (Paper & Electronic).
  • Completion of Balance Sheet, Bank, Credit Card and Income reconciliations.

Senior Finance Officer:

  • It is essential you are AAT qualified or have a willingness to work towards full qualification.
  • You must have experience working with financial procedures and controls.
  • Knowledge of VAT.
  • It is important you can provide working examples completing prepayments and accruals.
  • Experience of budget setting.
  • Ability to use a range of finance software packages.
  • A confident user of excel.
  • Strong working background of month end and year end processes.
  • A desirable would be Not-for-Profit sector experience.

£30,000 - £34,000.

31 days annual leave, plus 8 public holidays.

Local Government Pension Scheme.

Hybrid working.

Flexible working.

Parking on-site in Slough.

Sick pay.

Health care plans.

CPD Allowance.

EA First Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent vacancy.