Finance Assistant

Posted on Jun 10, 2019 by CV-Library

Wandsworth, Greater London, United Kingdom
Call Center & Customer Service
Immediate Start
£0 - £12 Hourly
Temporary
Adecco are currently recruiting for a FINANCE ASSISTANT to work for a Local Authority in WANDSWORTH.

FINANCE ASSISTANT

WANDSWORTH

TEMPORARY ROLE (3 MONTHS MINIMUM)

£11.95 PER HOUR

FULL TIME - 36 HOURS PER WEEK

Job Purpose

Accurate processing for payment of invoices. This includes managing individual workloads and taking responsibility for investigating disputed or problematic invoices.

Specific Duties and Responsibilities:

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1. Makes payments in accordance with Corporate, Audit and Departmental Guidelines.

2. Follow relevant Council and Departmental financial and administrative polices, controls and procedures.

3. Process scheduled payments, ensuring the schedules are kept up to date and accurate, and any overpayments are minimised and immediately recovered.

4. Investigate and resolve payments issues and disputes, including liaising with service providers and other staff and teams within the Department.

5. Check invoice details against commitment details, ensuring accurate invoices are processed in a timely way, and any invoices not matched to commitments are immediately investigated.

6. Assist in keeping the Department’s client database and main source of financial commitments and related information up to date with correct fee rates and contract unit costs.

7. Undertake Departmental requirements in respect of petty cash, expenses, procurement cards, and other related transactions, ensuring that the relevant procedures and controls are being followed.

8. Resolve more complex payment queries without supervision.

9. Attend meetings with suppliers and contracted care providers to advise on payments issues, as required.

10. Monitor young people’s Setting Up Home Grant Expenditure, higher education bursary, gym payments, travel and lunch payments, travel warrants and food vouchers to ensure expenditure is within budget.

11. Submit monthly petty cash, travel warrants and credit card expenditure returns to Wandsworth Finance.

12. Analyse monthly credit card expenditure.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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Reference: 210187905

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