THIS VACANCY IS OPEN TO BOTH INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL APPLICANTS
(All posts are subject to the NJC conditions of service)
Hours: 36.25 hours per week
This post is open to job share
An exciting opportunity has arisen at Basildon Borough Council for a Finance Assistant to join our busy and challenging Corporate Finance department.
You will be a member of the Financial Processing Team who are responsible for the prompt payment of invoices to all of the Council’s creditors, the allocation of income and ensuring the validity of the transmission of data from associated feeder systems.
Experience of the processes of a purchase ledger would be an advantage but you will also be computer literate, numerate and be able to produce accurate work within tight deadlines. You must be an excellent communicator as this role deals with both internal and external customers. In addition, you must be able to demonstrate the ability to work well within a team to ensure that team objectives are delivered within timescales and to a high standard.
Please note that if you are employed by an Agency with Basildon Borough Council, you will need to complete the External Application Form (via the 'Apply Online' button which is at the bottom of the advert). It is important that you create a new User 'Name' and 'Password' if you have been accessing iTrent during your agency placement.
You can apply by visiting our website basildon.gov.uk/jobs and clicking on 'Apply Online'.
Basildon Borough Council is unable to accept CV applications, please complete our online application form. Please note, if you do not have access to a computer you could visit the Job Centre, Library or our own Customer Service Centre to apply. If you have any queries regarding this or any of our roles, please contact Human Resources, OD and Payroll on 01268 208242 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applicants with a hearing or speech impairment can contact us using the Text Relay Service. Dial 18001 followed by the full telephone number as above. Calls are charged at your telecommunications provider's standard rate. The application pack is also available in alternative formats upon request.
Good Luck with Your Application.