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Exchequer Officer (Internal Applicants Only) (B72JA)

Medway Council
Range 2 (£14,733 - £19,126) per annum
Medway Council, Gun Wharf, Dock Road, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TR
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
05/09/2014 at 23:30 PM
Medway Council

To be part of a team that daily records data in an accurate manner to ensure timely payments and reimbursements on behalf of the Authority and to ensure correct allocation of income. The focus of this post within the team is prompt invoice input.

Maintain masterfile records of sales ledger and purchase ledger and investigate and resolve purchase ledger credit balances and sales ledger allocations, to ensure systems reflect current and accurate data.

Input purchase ledger and sales ledger data other than invoices, to ensure accurate recording of data and to observe division of duties as indicated in Finance regulations.

Liaise with other departments of the Authority or members of the public to resolve queries.

Applicants must hold/have the following:

  • Previous experience of data inputting
  • A working knowledge of Word and Excel
  • Demonstrable ability to use written and oral communication skills to present varied information in an understandable way to a range of audiences

Along with all other essential requirements as listed in the job profile below.

Medway is a unitary authority in South East England with superb transport links to London.

The council understands that a motivated workforce is the most important factor for it to be successful and achieve its aims. It’s vital that employees feel rewarded for their contribution.

As a Medway Council employee  you  will have the opportunity to develop both professionally and personally by undertaking  relevant training opportunities,  enjoy a comprehensive benefits package including competitive rates of pay and pension scheme along with access to an employee  advice, information and counselling service,  employee forums and  an employee discount scheme for national and local retailers.

Important Information

If you have any queries, please contact us on 01634 334499 or if you would like to have an informal discussion with the recruiting manager call Julie Hoare on 01634 332465.

Please note that if you are shortlisted for interview we will normally contact you via email, therefore, please ensure you state this on your application. If you are a current Medway Council employee you will be contacted at your registered work email address only.

Please visit http://www.mindfulemployer.net/employees.html for information on how Medway Council put good practices in place to ensure employees and job applicants who declare mental health issues receive the right level of support.

How to apply

Please complete your application online, by following the attached link. If you take the option to register with us you can save your details and do not have to complete the form in one sitting.

If you are unable to do this and would prefer to be sent a hard copy please contact 01634 333333 ( Monday to Friday 8.00am - 8.00pm, Saturday 9.00am - 1.00pm).

This information can be made available in other formats and languages, by phoning 01634 333333.

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