Finance Assistant

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Location: Warrington, Cheshire   Salary: 23,944 (pay award pending) 

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious individual to make a real difference.  We are a financially strong and independently minded organisation.  We are proud to be part of the community housing sector, working across Warrington to improve lives and opportunities.  

We are looking for a talented and experienced individual who wants to make a difference to the lives of our customers, have the drive and commitment to lead a team and ensure we meet all our legislative and regulatory requirements.  

The Finance Assistant role plays a key role in delivering an efficient, high-quality service to the internal and external customers of the Finance department. You will be responsible for the management of supplier accounts, including invoices, reconciliations, and payments.  Raising of sales invoices and credit controls responsibilities.  You will also be responsible for the daily allocation of rents from our customers.   

Finance Assistant Requirements:  

The successful candidate will have proven experience as a Finance Assistant or similar role, with experience of using financial software and Microsoft Office skills.  We require a highly organised individual with excellent time management alongside numerical and analytical skills and a proven ability to work to deadlines and prioritising workloads.  

As users of the disability confident scheme, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet and demonstrate the minimum criteria for the vacancy.  

Please send your CV and a supporting statement of no more than 2 sides of A4 which outlines how you meet the criteria for the role to  

An application and information pack is available from our website 

Job Title: Finance Assistant  

Reporting to: Head of Finance  

Directorate: Resources Department  

Location: The Gateway, 89 Sankey Street, Warrington WA1 1SR  

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent, 35 hours weekly 

Salary: £23,944 (pay award pending)  

Closing Date: 28th Feb 2024 

Interviews: W/C 11th March 2024  


  • Aviva Workplace Pension Scheme we match your contributions up to 10% 
  • Enjoy Benefits Package 
  • Simply Health Corporate Paid Cash Plan 
  • 25 days annual leave, rising by one day per annum up to a maxim of 30 days after 5 years’ service, plus Bank / Public Holidays. 
  • Agile approach to the role and the delivery of the service 
  • Salary sacrifice 
  • EV Charging 
  • Cycle to work scheme 


  • 8 hour shift 
  • Monday to Friday 
  • No weekends 

Ability to commute/relocate: 

  • Work Location: Hybrid remote in Warrington, WA1 1SR 

No Agencies Please


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