Finance Officer

  • Location
    London, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 13.31 - £ 16.71 / Hourly
  • Job type
    Temporary contract
  • Industry
    Financial Services
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Banking & Financial Services - Finance Assistant

Our higher education client is currently recruiting for a Finance Officer, pay £13.31ph-£16.71ph, start ASAP, this is an on-going role- covering sick leave, hours Mon-Fri 37.5 per week, this position is working fully on site, location of the office is Hackney.


  • Assist the Chief Operating Officer (COO) & the Finance Manager (FM) with the production of financial reports for internal and external clients such as the Learning Trust, Education Funding Agency, etc.

  • Ensure the integrity of the nominal ledger and provide monthly bank reconciliations and other key control accounts.

  • To produce monthly management accounts with insightful commentary and analysis to senior managers and budget holders.

  • To be responsible for the review of budget allocations, upload and phasing on an annual basis for consistency.

  • Ensure that efficient procedures exist for the prompt collection of debts.

  • Working with the FM in providing ongoing support across the Federation on PS Financial and guidance to less experience colleagues across the Federation.

  • To assist with government statistical returns, VAT return, gift aid, etc.

  • To assist with the day to day administration of ParentPay and in particular setting up events / trips and regular upload to the finance database.

  • To support the COO and FM with preparing clear and concise information for year-end.

  • To work with and assist payroll officer on pro-rata basis

  • To deputise for the FM and Payroll Officer during absences and oversee the workload of the Finance Assistants.

  • To send out orders and process invoices

Why work with Adecco:

  • 20 days annual leave 9 days bank holiday

  • Perks at work - discount vouchers and points to spend

  • Support program with 24/7 helpline

  • Eye care vouchers

  • Competitive pension scheme

If this is the role for you, then apply today! Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Adecco is an equal opportunities provider

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