Finance Officer - TEMP £16.00 - £19.00 per hour ASAP Start Central Oxford Education 3 months
Your new company
A reputable organisation within the higher education sector.
Your new role
- To fully support students with all the financial aspects of their time in education
- To advise on financial support packages available and assist with applications
- To offer budgeting guidance and to be wholly responsible for the Student Sales ledgers.
- Regular student meetings to provide helpful signposting for students to Student Finance, Universal Credit, Savings, Hardship, Budgeting and welfare.
- Raising student sales invoices ("battels", fees, student accommodation, and charges, processing credit card transactions, cash transactions.
- Maintenance of student sales ledger
- Responsible for applications to the University Student Support Funds
- Disbursing scholarships, grants and bursaries to students.
- Reconciliation and liaison with the University concerning student fee returns, suspensions, student loans and payments of University fees
- Reconciliation and returns for Government hardship grants
- Reconciliation of Balance Sheet Control
What you'll need to succeed
- IT: Microsoft Dynamics NAV (desirable), Excel (essential).
- Demonstrable experience of working in an accounts department.
- Good communicator, able to deal with queries
- Experience of working in higher education (desirable)
What you'll get in return
You will have the opportunity to work in a brilliant and supportive team, within higher education. You will also be able to earn between £16.00 - £19.00 annual salary, dependent on experience. This is a temporary role, for a duration of three months - with the opportunity to change to a permanent role. Flexible working options, free staff lunches, 36 days annual leave (including bank holidays) - pro rata, 37.5 working hours, pension scheme and other competitive benefits are all available.
What you need to do now
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