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Senior Accounts Assistant

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England (£14.49 - 14.49 per hour)

Job Title: Senior Accounts/Grants Clerk

Location: City Centre

Vacancy Type: Temp (3m)

Salary: £14.49 p/h

Hours: Full-Time

Start Date: 14.08.17

Ref: 3101/9

Role Outline

To provide advice and information on all accounts matters, provide regular and accurate reports and ensure budgets are not overspent.

Key Duties

  • Monitor, report and forecast on all departmental accounts, reviewing performance against budget
  • Prepare half year and year-end accounts
  • Review internal trading accounts, including issuing invoices and claiming income from users
  • Identify problems or queries with customer invoices, writing off values where necessary
  • Carry out financial year-end procedures
  • Ensure that any eligible benefits are identified and reported on the P11D every year
  • Instruct Procurement Services as required regarding new suppliers, dispensation forms etc
  • Provide research grant summaries and monitor records of performance under costing
  • Costing complex grant applications
  • Review applications to ensure all possible costs have been identified and supporting paperwork is uploaded
  • Supervise Finance section, including day to day management and in house training
  • Analyse the monthly core expenditure against the budget
  • Provide final grant reports to all funders, analyse the expenditure and ensure all is correct

Skills & Experience

  • Have achieved, or is close to achieving, AAT Higher
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of CUFS across all modules
  • Experience of computer based accounting packages
  • Have good communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to explain things clearly
  • The ability to work alone and unsupervised and to use own initiative and judgement

To Apply

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