Finance Manager (Maternity Cover) Colchester Job at Essex Care Consortium Ltd in Essex

Job Description

Essex Care Consortium Ltd
Essex Care Consortium is an independent care organisation offering residential and day services for adults with learning disabilities. We are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer.
We currently have a temporary vacancy for Finance Manager maternity cover from January 2021. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check and reference checks.

Responsibilities & duties
Solely responsible for manual payroll calculations for approx. 100 staff (involves multiple pay rates, pay patterns, contractual exceptions etc.)
Purchase & Sales ledgers
Supervision of bank accounts’ reconciliations and petty cash
Monitor expenses and propose cost reduction initiatives
Ability to calculate costings for new placements
Ability to meet deadlines for funding applications
Working on ad hoc finance projects
Support the company’s external accountant with preparation of Year End accounts

About you
Responsible, reliable, honest and trustworthy
Well presented
Naturally curious and willing to learn, you are always happy to invest time to deepen your experience and knowledge
Proven ability to work with high degree of accuracy and flexibility in your approach

Experience & skills
Extensive experience in manual payroll processing (over 2 years)
Strong understanding of Sage 50 Accounts and Payroll packages (over 3 years)
Very good Microsoft Office knowledge (in particular Excel)
Driving license and own vehicle due to remote locations of the business

Job Type
Full time, temporary (maternity cover)

£14 – £16 per hour depending on experience

Reference ID: FIN2020

Contract length: 12 months

Application deadline: 29/11/2020

Expected start date: 04/01/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Salary: £14.00-£16.00 per hour



  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends


  • Manual Payroll and Sage 50 accounts packages: 3 years (Required)


  • Diploma of Higher Education (Required)

Work remotely:

About Company

Company: Essex Care Consortium Ltd

Company Location:  Essex

Job Category: Engineering Jobs, Mechnical Jobs, Electrical Jobs

About Essex Care Consortium Ltd