Finance & Compliance Officer

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South East England
Other Kent
£24,000 to £24,000 per annum
Salary Description:
GPRS Recruitment
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Looking to acquire a new role? We seeking a tenacious finance professional to take on this newly created role with a close-knit, family orientated provider in Kent. Is this you? An organisational whizz, with hawk like attention to detail and accuracy, you’ll already have experience working in a financial/compliance role previously. With relevant qualifications and heaps of knowledge you’re ready to thrive in a challenging and changing environment. Sounding good? Here’s the benefits! On-top of being part of a fantastic organisation, the successful candidate will receive a sturdy salary and benefits package, flexible working hours and CPD opportunities! So if you think you fit the bill, get in touch now to get yourself on the shortlist!

Finance & Compliance Officer: The essentials.

• Minimum Level 3 AAT or other Finance Qualification
• Sage & Sage Line 50 Payroll Packages
• General Finance Knowledge (Within a Funding/Training environment)
• Trustworthy & committed to achieving goals/tasks that are set
• Must have an eye for detail and accuracy in a challenging and changing environment
• Flexible and able to adapt to changing priorities
• Knowledge of SFA funding
• Knowledge of ESF funding
• Knowledge of government funded employment and training programmes

Finance & Compliance Officer: Your experience.

• Occupational history and competence within the industry
• Experience in a similar role
• Accurate report writing and record keeping skills
• Excellent communication skills

Finance & Compliance Officer: The desirables.

• Level 4 AAT or ACCA
• Experience of Accounting Grants
• Experience in working with a charity or Not For Profit Organisation

Finance & Compliance Officer: The organisation.

• Established over 30 years ago, this close-knit, family orientated provider who have achieved an Ofsted Grade "GOOD" have grown considerably over the years now having 3 locations in the area.Their values include supporting others within the community including individuals and business'. They offer support to the unemployed helping and assisting them to gain qualifications and much more. Our chosen provider also offer apprenticeships in Health & Social Care, Business Admin, Customer Service, Management employing fully qualified staff to ensure their high standards are passed on to their learners.

Finance & Compliance Officer: The role.

• Reporting Directly to the Chief Executive & Project Manager, this demanding role will require a tenacious person who is thorough with an eye for detail to fulfil this demanding role.
• Your responsibilities will include preparing and checking all financial allocations of expenditure and allocate to funding streams where appropriate.
• Preparing financial and data reports for funding report and performance management
• Purchase and Sales Ledger Duties
• Process of Monthly Payroll, including queries & issuing Payslips and other related payroll duties
• Cash Flow, & Credit Control Duties
• VAT & HMRC Duties
• Supporting role for Tenders & Bids
• General accounts & administration duties
• Credit Control
• Will be some travel to other Centre's so a full UK Driving Licence is required
• Salary £24,000 per annum
• Flexible Working Hours
• Stakeholder Pension
• Mileage is paid at 40p per mile
• 21 Days Holiday & Bank Holiday which will increase on a yearly basis to a maximum of 25 days
• Childcare Vouchers
• Continuous Personal Development is offered and encouraged to all staff
• A DBS (formerly CRB) check prior to commencement of role is required.


Contact Deb Wright on 01785430510 or 07881235064, or forward a current CV to

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Important Information.

All applicants must be eligible to live and work in the UK. GPRS Recruitment whose registered address is 4-7 Gaolgate Street, Stafford ST16 2BG UK confirm that our client has instructed us that the position advertised herein is of a permanent nature. Due to the high number of applications which we regularly receive, regrettably we only respond to successful candidates. If you haven't heard from us within 7 days then please assume that you have not been selected on this occasion, but don't worry. We'll retain your details with the intention of keeping you informed of other suitable opportunities that may arise.

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Contact Details:
GPRS Recruitment
Tel: 01785430510
Fax: 01785 222341
Contact: Deb Wright

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