Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Income Officer


Job Description:

Finance Officer needed in Southwark, £17.90ph PAYE - Reference: RQ1293059


You will ideally have -

  • Experience of accounts payable within an educational institution or local authority education department
  • Experience of SAP and Excel
  • Very good communicator and ability to work under pressure.


The Finance Officer supports the Business & Finance Manager through the provision of administrative and financial services, including maintaining IT systems, processing & recording payments accurately and contributing to the effective running of the Business Support Team.

  1. To process invoices/payment schedules on behalf of the SEND Team as appropriate
  2. To support the Business & Finance Manager with the administrative systems and further development of them in the SEND Team.
  3. Responsibility for archiving and file management within the SEND Team.
  4. To support the Business & Finance Manager and with specific data requests.
  5. To take and deliver telephone messages on behalf of the SEND Team.
  6. Ensure the highest quality of written and oral communication with clients.
  7. Maintain accurate and comprehensive pupil records.
  8. Prioritise and action all correspondence received to ensure it is dealt with promptly and effectively.
  9. To carry out all duties in accordance with Education’s Equal Opportunities Policy.
  10. To carry out other duties that commensurate with the post as required by the line manager.


This is a full time role on a temporary contract basis.


If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Finance