Temporary Finance Officer

Temporary Finance Officer

£12 - £15 per hour depending on experience


Temporary, full-time (4 months contract)

Office based (no working from home option)

Proposed start date: Immediate

Office Angels Hull are a market leading recruitment agency, specialising in temporary and permanent staffing solutions. We are working closely with a local education provider who are looking to recruit for a Temporary Finance Officer to assist their busy team. As a Finance Officer, you will support and work alongside the wider team to assist with any adhoc finance duties.

The role:

  • Assist in the preparation and submission of annual returns to DfE, ESFA, Companies House and any other returns relating to Academy Financial Management, deputising in Hub Finance Manager's absence

  • Assisting in the preparation of annual budgets and 3-year plans

  • Uploading of budgets from budget software system to the finance system

  • Monitoring, recording, and reporting actual spend against budget, ensuring all financial transactions are correctly processed. Identify, highlight, and report variances or discrepancies

  • Identify areas of potential variation or overspend to ensure spending is contained within planned and authorised funding, reporting to the relevant budget holder

  • Assisting in the implementation of finance information systems and ensuring all practices and procedures are running efficiently and effectively

  • Maintenance of Purchase and Sales ledgers including resolution of issues

  • Collect and bank monies, maintain accounts and petty cash account

  • Reconciliation and maintaining bank accounts in preparation for audit

  • Prepare the Trust VAT return for review by Central Hub Finance Manager

  • Calculations and posting of accruals and prepayments

  • Processing of journal entries

  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations

  • Monthly payroll reconciliations

  • Related Party checks for the Trust

  • Assist the Central Hub Finance Manager with information requests for external and internal audit

  • Maintenance of Every system for contracts

To be successful in this role, you will:

  • Good communication skills with the ability to negotiate, influence and persuade

  • Working effectively in a climate where political sensitivity and confidentiality is crucial

  • Must be able to work as part of a team

  • Willing to undertake AAT qualification

  • Excellent numeracy and literacy skills

Benefits of becoming an Office Angels Temp:

  • Weekly Pay

  • Up to 28 days annual leave

  • Dedicated consultant to support your job search

  • First opportunity to see permanent positions

  • Access to free eyecare vouchers

  • Temp of the Month awards

  • Timesheets can be completed on mobile devices

  • Perks at work

  • Discount schemes

  • Access to Well-being platforms

If this sounds like a role you are interested in, press apply now or call our branch for further details 01482 611030. We would love to chat!

Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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