Finance Officer

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Job type Temporary
Salary Up to £12.00 per hour
Published 3 months ago
Start date ASAP
Contact Leah McPeake
Job reference FIN1088_1575372638

Job description

Finance Officer


Belfast City Centre

3 Days a week


I am currently recruiting for a Finance Officer for our client based in Belfast City Centre.

Responsible, under the direction of the Director of Corporate Services, for the day-to-day effective and efficient management of the business's financial affairs and corporate governance, in accordance with Government Accounting Practice and accounts directions issued by the Department for Communities/Local Government Auditor.

Role responsibilities

  • Operation of the computerised monthly salary system (SAGE Payroll) for , including BACs payments and submitting monthly returns to the Inland Revenue, Superannuation Committee etc
  • Processing Members' allowances and provision of information to members for Inland Revenue Assessment.
  • Administration of the business's purchasing procedures including sourcing suppliers negotiating prices with suppliers and advising on value for money options.
  • Produce and issue all invoices and ensure prompt payment.
  • Ensuring payments due are received on time and are properly receipted and lodged in the business bank accounts.
  • Preparing bank reconciliation statements. Arranging standing order payments and preparing credit transfer information.
  • Co-ordinating clerical/in-house services staff to ensure adequate stock levels are maintained.
  • Maintenance of filing systems for finance section.
  • Answer queries and correspondence in relation to day-to-day business financial matters.
  • Maintain and update fixed asset register.
  • Liaise with IT providers as required, SAGE and NITEC.

Essential Criteria

  • 5 GCSE qualifications at Grade C or above (or equivalent) including English and Maths
  • Experience in SAGE Accounts and SAGE
  • 3 years' experience in a financial environment
  • Experience of account reconciliation
  • Experience of working within systems & processes to record financial transactions

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If you would like to discuss this Finance Officer role in more detail please contact Leah McPeake now on 02890242824 and attach your CV for consideration.

*** Please note that if you do not meet the essential criteria you will not be considered***

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