Finance and Database Officer

Web Recruit
Manchester, Greater Manchester
£21,589 - £24,313 per annum
11 Sep 2020
05 Oct 2020
Job Title
Accounts Assistant
Experience Levels
Part Qualified
Contract Type
Full Time

Finance and Database Officer
Home/Office Based (Oldham offices)

Are you an IT savvy finance professional looking to take on an engaging role where your work will matter? Want to increase your experience in the charitable sector and support the success of a people-centred organisation? If so, our client wants to hear from you.

About the Organisation

Our client is a charity that helps volunteers, groups and organisations turn good intentions into positive actions. Operating throughout Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside, they support people to get help, strengthen community and voluntary groups and encourage local people, businesses and the public sector to support local good causes.

They build relationships. They make connections. They create opportunities.

They’re currently looking for a Finance and Database Officer to join their friendly team.

The Benefits

- Salary of £21,589 - £24,313 per annum
- Flexible working
- SimplyHealth membership
- Cycle and tech schemes

This is an exciting opportunity to become a behind-the-scenes hero in an organisation that helps people to create the positive change they want to see in the world.

You’ll have the chance to play a vital role in the day-to-day running of the charity, which will enable them to continue helping thousands of people to make a difference Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside.

Our client believes in investing in their people and will provide you with ongoing professional development opportunities, so you can advance your career while helping to increase social action.

So, if you’re eager to learn and grow with a charity that amplifies the voices of local people, this is the role for you.

The Role

As a Finance and Database Officer, you will support the smooth running of our client’s Finance and Database functions.

Working with the Finance Director and Office and Finance Co-ordinator, you will:

- Accurately record income
- Process purchase invoices and record VAT correctly
- Make sure that staff salaries and HMRC payments are made in line with deadlines
- Reconcile bank and investment accounts
- Ensure that the database is updated and cleansed on a regular basis
- Help staff with any database queries

About You

To join our client as a Finance and Database Officer, you will need:

- Experience of working in an office and/or finance environment
- Previous experience of compiling financial reports and completing reconciliation work
- Experience of month end and quarterly finance routines
- Previous experience of setting up new systems and implementing procedures
- Proficiency in QuickBooks and MS Word, Outlook and Excel (ideally at intermediate level or above)

Proficiency in CRM and database systems would be beneficial, as would experience of the following: payroll, completing VAT returns, or charity accounting.

Other organisations may call this role Finance Officer, Accounts Assistant, Finance Assistant, Accounts Clerk, Finance Clerk, Finance & Database Clerk, Accounts Administrator, or Finance Administrator.

Those from an Accounts, Accounting, Accountancy, Finance, or Financial background are encouraged to apply.

The closing date for applications is the 5th October 2020.

Webrecruit and our clients are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you’re looking to make a difference as a Finance and Database Officer, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Working hours: 36 hours per week