P/T Finance Officer

Recruiter
Pertemps Leamington CSW
Location
Warwick
Salary
Up to £10,000
Posted
18 Nov 2020
Closes
23 Nov 2020
Ref
1819363591
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
A local authority are looking for a Part Time Finance Officer to join their Exchequer Services Team
JOB PURPOSE
To contribute to the prompt collection of monies owed to the Authority and the recovery of outstanding debt.
MAIN DUTIES
To encourage the prompt collection of invoiced income due to the Authority:
To pursue outstanding debt via agreed recovery paths
To recommend debt to Legal Services for recovery through court
Contribute to monitoring and reporting of debt recovery performance
Provide help and guidance to customers regarding invoice and income collectionqueries

Contribute to meeting corporate debt recovery target
Contribute towards the effective and efficient operation of the Debt Recovery Unit and Exchequer Services.
Assist with Income administration functions such as invoice despatch, income reconciliation and income queries
You will need a good knowledge of income processing and debt recovery systems
Be able to analyse information
Have an orderly and meticulous approach to work with a strong commitment to accuracy and reliability
Have good PC skills including good knowledge of word processing and spreadsheets
Excellent people skills including the ability to advise, negotiate and persuade, whilst maintaining a sympathetic balance between the genuine difficulties of some customers and the calculated avoidance of settling a debt.

20:00 (hr:min) hours per week:

Monday: 08:30 - 16:30 (60 minute lunch)
Tuesday: 08:30 - 16:30 (60 minute lunch)
Wednesday: 09:00 - 16:00 (60 minute lunch)

They are happy for the 20 hours to be worked flexibly on any day of the week (could be spread over more days etc) but the work would need to be between the hours of 8am and 5pm
Immediate start
Normally based in Central Warwick currently working from home for the forseeable future.
Temp ongoing.