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Finance & Credit Officer

  • Location:

    Blaenau Gwent

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  • Salary:

    £10 to £10

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    St David Recruitment Services

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  • Published:

    9 days ago

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​Finance & Credit Officer

Blaenau Gwent





Our client is looking to recruit a Finance & Credit Officer who will have a wide remit in assisting the Business Partners and Senior Business Partner in delivering the responsibilities of the team.

Duties & Responsibilities

·         Assisting in establishing and maintaining appropriate budgetary systems and accounting procedures relevant to the Capital Programme; liaising with relevant departments and assisting in the resolution of technical and other issues;

·         Assisting in complying with legal and accounting requirements and deadlines relating to the Council’s Statutory Accounts and Returns, including VAT monitoring and returns to HMRC;

·         Assisting on matters relating to performance and risk management for the Accountancy Division;

·         Assisting with monitoring of control accounts and the development, streamlining and maintenance of financial systems and processes; 

·         Assisting with the requirements of the Council’s Bank Reconciliation and Treasury Management functions;

·         Processing and validation of invoices utilising the KOFAX and Civica Financials systems, to include the validation of suppliers, invoices totals and VAT; and

·         Production of payment runs from feeder systems such as SIMS, housing benefits, utilities, childcare, foster payments, grants, kinship, ILF and direct/supporting payments including file conversion, verification of creditor accounts and BACS authorisation.