Finance Assistant (Ref.3010)

  • Exeter
  • Full Time
  • £19,264 - £20,043 per annum

The Revenue and Payments Team is responsible for a range of functions in respect of council wide services, including Cashiering, Payments, Income Collection, Income Processing & Bank Reconciliation, Debt Recovery & Debt Management. 

The team are responsible for ensuring that invoices are paid promptly and for undertaking debt management processes where appropriate. They manage the authority’s online payment gateway and ensure all cash and cheques are receipted across the authority, including reconciliation and allocation through the authority’s financial systems for sums totalling in excess of £250 million per annum. 

They also provide a payments helpdesk function, are responsible for ensuring that suppliers of services are paid promptly. 

This role requires numeracy skills, alongside experience of working in a financial environment and in a customer facing role. 

The benefits include local government pension, excellent work life balance including flexitime, home/remote working through hosted systems, training & development opportunities and generous annual leave.

For more information or to discuss this opportunity in more detail, please contact Brad Hutton, Tel: 01392 383000.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

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Job Details

  • OrganisationDevon County Council
  • Work LocationExeter
  • Work Postcode

    EX2 4QD

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupFinance & Accounting

  • Salary Details

    £19,264 - £20,043 per annum

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypeFull Time
  • Hours

    37 hours per week

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required