Finance Officer, Harrogate (15925)

£26,000 - £28,000 Published: January 4, 2018 (13 days ago)


Within this role, the Finance Officer is primarily responsible for providing management support to the Head of Finance for all accounting activities. Working as part of a small finance team, you will share in the responsibility for general finance-related duties and will be expected to cover for the Head of Finance in case of absence. You will have line management responsibilities towards the junior level staff members in the finance department.


  • Work with the Head of Finance to prepare annual management accounts through to trial balance
  • Prepare quarterly management accounts
  • Prepare budgets for the organisation
  • Reconciliation of balance sheet control accounts on a monthly and quarterly basis and at year end
  • Manage Month End procedures
  • Manage the VAT
  • Work with the Head of Finance to review and communicate process improvements
  • Complete all monthly processes for payroll and manage all payroll related information
  • Oversee junior level finance staff

Person Specification:

  • AAT qualified
  • Recent accounts experience in a similar position
  • Recent experience of all aspects of payroll up to and including submissions to HMRC and processing year ends
  • Line Management experience
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Fully conversant in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work individually and as part of a small team within a busy environment
  • Proven ability to meet targets and deadlines
  • Experience of using Sage 50 Accounts and Sage 50 Payroll (not essential)

Salary £26-28k depending on experience.


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