Finance Assistant

28 Nov 2016
14 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
We have an excellent opportunity for a Finance Assistant to play a pivotal part within our Payroll team.

You will be responsible for providing a financial and administrative support service. You will maintain the integrity of the databases, assisting in the delivery of Management and Financial accounting services. As a Finance Assistant, you will be responsible for processing all payroll and pension transactions per agreed deadline. You will assist in preparation of statutory compliance returns and reconciliation of payroll control accounts.

Working hours are Monday - Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm. This role is a 6 months fixed term contract. Secondment policy applies to internal staff.

Please be aware there will be an Excel and Payroll tests during the interview process.

In addition to the base salary, Genesis offers a generous benefits package including a competitive pension scheme, annual leave, life assurance, training & development and flexible working.

A full role profile is available on the Genesis website or can be requested from our recruitment partner, Retinue Solutions.
Who we are looking for

As a key member of our Payroll Finance team, you will provide a customer focused and responsive service. We are looking for an individual that can demonstrate good Excel skills. It is desirable but not essential to hold a qualification or ability to work towards relevant finance qualifications (Finance - AAT, Payroll - CIPP, Sales Ledger/Credit Control - ICM).

You will have at least 1 year's experience of working in a fast paced Finance environment. You will have a good understanding of pay roll and pension administration. It is desirable not essential for the successful individual to have knowledge of or worked with Itrent or Agresso . We are looking for an individual who has the ability to demonstrate appropriate technical and professional skills.
About us

Genesis is a commercially minded organisation that retains a strong social heart and we are looking for people whose values align with ours. We know that standing still is not an option and have an ambitious programme of change that underpins our 2015-20 corporate strategy. To achieve our ambitions, we need people with the skills, resilience and ethos to drive continuous improvement. At Genesis we will give you the opportunity to make a difference, enhance your career and seize the benefits that come from working for a modern progressive organisation.
Key dates

Please be aware of the following key dates in our recruitment timetable:

Advert Closes - Monday 12th December

Interviews - Friday 16th December
How to apply

For further information or an informal conversation regarding the role please contact Jennifer Cole at Retinue Solutions (Apply online only) (url removed).

You will need to supply your CV and a supporting statement (detailing your suitability for the role).

Retinue Solutions is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Retinue Solutions is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy