Finance Dept Admin

  • Location
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
  • Salary
    £ 11.53 - £ 12.73 / Hourly
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Administrative Assistant
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Office and Secretarial
  • External Reference
    JN-112021-220850


This is a key role within the Finance Department, providing essential support for the successful administration and operation of the department across a range of areas including; support to the Deputy Director of Finance and Head of Finance, Staff, Business and Finance processes and administration.



The department comprises of c. 40 staff spread across four functions which includes: Financial Accounts, Directorate Finance, Procurement, and Contract and Tender Management.



Principle duties



Departmental administration




  • Work closely with staff in the Finance department and the across the Trust to provide effective support; liaise with a range of internal teams and external services; manage a varied workload




  • Implement new Trust-wide systems at departmental level and resolve operational issues; advise staff about system changes and act as point of contact




  • Provide administrative support to the Senior Management Team to support department management processes




  • Create and maintain records of staff and administrative processes; maintain electronic filing systems; update membership/contacts databases




  • Coordinate projects: track progress; draft and update project plans; ensure actions are followed up and deadlines met




  • Coordinate a range of regular department-wide exercises




  • Maintain the Finance Department's Standard Operating Procedure and Policy directory; disseminate information on review dates; follow up actions




  • Maintain the departmental Declaration of Interest & Register of Gifts and Hospitality.




  • Coordinate the Deputy Director of Finance and/or Head of Finance approval for staffing requests, Business Case approval and authorised signatory duties.




  • Maintain staff personal files.



Financial administration




  • Monitor departmental training budget and co-ordinate processes for application and approval; track and monitor expenditure; reconcile account; maintain records; approve claims




  • Process expense claims, requisitions, purchase orders, track and submit external claim forms; follow up queries

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