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Finance Officer, Cardiff

  • Location: Cardiff
  • Salary: £23000 - 25000 per annum
  • Start date: To be confirmed
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sector: Accounts & Finance
  • Posted:

Job Description

Title: Finance Officer

Summary/Purpose: Support with facilitating and record the day to day financial transactions of the company.

Reporting to: Financial Manager

Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Accountable for managing all aspects of payroll, including processing monthly wage payments, statutory payments and associated administration
  • Accountable for managing the day to day transactions for the company’s pension scheme
  • Accountable for the reconciliation of monthly and yearly trainee allowances, support costs and travel against profile and contract value
  • Responsible for generating monthly support cost declarations
  • Responsible for overseeing the breakdown and reconciliation of weekly trainee payments for Sage
  • Responsible for overseeing the commercial sales ledger, including maintenance of accurate records and debt recovery
  • Responsible for processing company bank transactions
  • Accountable for overseeing monthly bank reconciliation
  • Responsible for overseeing staff mileage claims
  • Accountable for quarterly VAT return
  • Responsible for finance processes of additional contracts as required
  • Responsible for responding to general finance queries, both internal and external, as required


  • To ensure security of company assets
  • To comply with all company policies and procedures
  • To comply with the companies safeguarding policy & procedure
  • To comply with Equal Opportunities Legislation and be proactive in challenging prejudice, discrimination and stereotyping.
  • To implement in full the Company’s quality policies and procedures.
  • To consult the Company Health and Safety Policy with regards to their specific responsibilities as described in the general arrangements section
  • To give consideration to their actions at work as to how they may affect the safety of Learners, clients and visitors to Company premises
  • Support organisations core values
  • Co-operate with all staff to achieve a healthy and safe workplace and reporting any risks identified, at the company’s or others premises, to the designated Health and Safety Officer.
  • Other duties that may be identified from time to time by the Company.
  • Attend relevant training / personal development programmes

Person Specification



Experience & Qualifications

Previous administrative experience

Previous experience in a financial role

GCSE mathematics

AAT part of fully qualified

Payroll experience

Experience of dealing with management accounts


Good organisational skills

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Work effectively within a team

Ability to deliver results

Fluent in Welsh


Sage Line 50

IT Literate – Microsoft excel

Safeguarding & Prevent Knowledge and understanding


Honest and Trustworthy

Flexible in approach

Ability to work under pressure



Team player

Accuracy with attention to detail

Methodical approach

Self motivated, self starter

New Directions Holding is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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