Chelmsford College


Nursery Finance Assistant

Title Nursery Finance Assistant
Hours 20 Hours per week, full year
Salary Up to £21,000 pro-rata
Organisation Dovedale Nursery
Closing Date 06/08/2021
Job Description Download Job Description Document
Person Specification Download Person Specification Document
Nursery are seeking to appoint an experienced, helpful and friendly Finance Administrator to provide effective and efficient finance & administration support to the Nursery Manager. The successful applicant's duties will include sales invoicing, allocating incoming receipts, claiming & allocation of funding within set deadlines, bank reconciliations as well as processing purchase orders and invoices. In addition, assisting the Nursery Manager with the annual budget process and monthly monitoring. Experience of using finance systems would be an advantage.

The successful applicant will:
be educated to GCSE A-C (4+) or above in English & maths, a qualification AAT NVQ Level 2 or equivalent would be an advantage
have excellent oral and written communication skills
have an ability to show initiative and work independently efficiently
have strong organisational skills and the ability to prioritise effectively have excellent IT skills in Excel

The College is committed to equality and diversity and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share these commitments. Starting salary will be dependent on qualifications, skills and experience. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Applications will be consdered upon receipt


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PLEASE NOTE You may wish to download the example forms, and explanatory notes, using the link below in order to prepare the information you will be asked to submit. The online application process has to be completed in one go and without undue delay. In particular, you are advised to prepare your Supporting Statement of up to 4000 characters in another application before you start.

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