Finance Apprentice with Coram

Coram Family
40, Brunswick Square, WC1N 1AZ
£364.70 per week
29 Oct 2019
16 Nov 2019
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Higher
Start Date
The main responsibilities of the Finance Officer will be to:
  • Carry out all accounts payable and accounts receivable duties and be responsible for the overall integrity of the purchase and sales ledger
  • To ensure that payments are made to suppliers on a timely basis, preparing cheques and BACS payments runs
  • To post income receipts to the accounting system on a daily basis, clearing the sales ledger where required and to ensure that fundraising income is correctly posted and banked, working with the fundraising team where required
  • To prepare and post sales invoices to the sales ledger in the accounting system
  • To analyse outstanding balances and chase invoices by working with relevant individuals from various departments
  • To reconcile the sales ledger and purchase ledger control accounts on a monthly basis.
  • To reconcile other balance sheet accounts as applicable and when directed
  • To assist with any other ad-hoc tasks and projects as requested by the Chief Finance Officer or Group Financial Controller

Salary bracket ranges between £18,980-£25,012, this will depend on your background and whether you have relevant industry experience.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Proficient excel skills and strong general IT skills
  • Excellent numerical skills
  • Strong organisational skills and efficient time management
  • Ability to communicate with multiple stakeholders

Personal qualities

  • Team player committed to the Coram's values;
  • Thoroughness and attention to detail - producing work with a high degree of accuracy;
  • Flexible, "can-do" attitude;
  • Ability to build relationships with a wide range of individuals from diverse backgrounds.

Desired qualifications

  • A minimum of 3 A-Levels at grade C including 5 GCSEs at a grade 4 including English and Mathematics or equivalent qualifications
  • Education to degree level would be beneficial

Future prospects

  • This is an exciting opportunity at a charity which rewards growth and ambition. Opportunities to rise through the finance department are encouraged and the ideal candidate would be one who actively seeks personal and career development.

Things to consider

Please make sure that you have uploaded a copy of your CV. Please also fill out your complete education history on your account of all your achieved and/ or predicted qualifications (incl. subjects and grades). Please ensure that you apply for the position as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. The closing date is a rough guideline as to when an advert will close. The advert may close before the given closing date if the employer has filled the position(s).

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