Finance Officer

Bedford Permanent £19,000 - £22,000
  • Part time / Term time only Bookkeeper needed in a great school in Bedford
  • The Bookkeeper will assist the school financial accountant with month end accou

About Our Client

This particular Finance Officer role is working at an education and training establishment based in Bedford, who are part of a wider trust of top quality schools. They have a great reputation across Bedford with excellent facilities, on site parking and a supportive management team within finance.

Job Description

  • Operation and control of school budget and school fund accounts
  • Follow authorisation policy and procedures precisely
  • Monitor Accounts payable and receivable
  • Invoicing debtors periodically and controlling payment of invoices receivable
  • Returning all financial returns in timely and accurate manner incl- Cash Flow analysis, VAT returns, Quarterly Returns, School budget info and Standards fund
  • Assisting in the planning and building of the budget for the new financial year

The Successful Applicant

  • An Understanding of accounting and finance for an education and training establishment desirable
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of finance systems
  • Working knowledge of accounting software
  • Experience using Excel and MS office
  • Actively studying AAT, ACA, CIMA, CIPFA, ACCA or equivalent
  • Strong skills in financial analysis and risk management
  • Able to work independently to tight deadlines with excellent time management

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Term time only hours - 37 hours per week, term time only + 2 weeks
  • On-site parking
  • Great management / team
  • In heart of Bedford
  • Public Sector - great benefits, pension
  • Actively studying AAT, ACA, CIMA, CIPFA, ACCA or equivalent
Ellie Wilson
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Phone number
+44 1908 302438

Job summary

Sub Sector
Public Sector
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Consultant name
Ellie Wilson
Consultant phone
+44 1908 302438
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