An exciting opportunity has arisen at Uttlesford District Council for a Finance Assistant.
Uttlesford is a thriving, predominantly rural district with excellent links to London to the south and the historic city of Cambridge to the north, as well as an international airport at Stansted. Its picturesque market towns and villages provide residents and tourists with a wide variety of shops, restaurants, cafes and attractions. Together with its excellent schools, wide open spaces, historic environment and thriving communities, both new development and an historic and rural environment existing in harmony, Uttlesford is often cited as offering some of the best quality of life in the UK.
Uttlesford’s finance team are responsible for all the financial functions and cover all aspects of financial accounting, from processing invoices to producing the final accounts. The post holder will provide a key supporting role in the effective operation of the Council’s Purchase Ledger processes and supplier queries.
The post requires good communication skills, the ability to manage personal workloads and work flexibly within the finance service is important to the delivery of this role.
For an informal discussion about this post please contact Emma Horner, Finance Manager, 01799 510313 or Helen Swain, Senior Accountant, 01799 510315
If you are interested in this position, please apply via our online recruitment link which is available on our website https://www.uttlesford.gov.uk/for-jobs
The closing date for completed applications is Sunday, 29 September 2019
Interviews will be held on Wednesday, 9 October 2019
CV’s will not be accepted
We positively welcome applicants from all sections of the community