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Finance Assistant

  • Location

    Oxford, Oxfordshire

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  • Salary:

    £11.04 - £11.59 per hour

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    2 Months

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We have an exciting opportunity for a Finance Assistant to join our clients offices based in Oxford on a temporary contract basis for 2 months with the possibility of an extension.

As the Finance Assistant, your main duties will include:

  • To undertake reviews of client returns to provide assurance that the Direct Payment is being spent appropriately
  • To investigate the non-completion of Direct Payment financial returns
  • To report inappropriate use of Direct Payments through agreed escalation process as required
  • To recover surplus funds where applicable and to liaise with Income Team.
  • To respond to queries from Service Users, their representatives and external agencies.
  • To develop and maintain links with the providers of the Managed Account service.
  • Acquire and maintain knowledge of OCC policies and procedures relevant to your working area.
  • Maintain and develop effective working relationships with OCC colleagues and other partner organisations as necessary.

To be successful for this new Finance Assistant post you will need to have:

  • Experience of working in a finance environment.
  • Experience of using Microsoft Office, particularly MS Word and Excel.
  • Experience or working to tight deadlines.
  • Analytic skills & using initiative (probing & enquiring).
  • Effective Communication.
  • 2 Written References.

Start Date: ASAP

Working Hours: 37 Hours per week, Monday - Friday

Pay Rate: £11.04 p/h

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