Finance Assistant

Job Title:  Finance Assistant       

Hours: 37.5 hours per week           

Location: Bolton office based at least three days a week

Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum            

Contract: Permanent role      

We are looking for an experienced Finance Assistant join our team and support our Finance Managers.  

In the role as Finance Assistant, you will take an active role= in producing accurate and timely monthly management accounts for multiple schools and residential homes across the group. You will liaise with sites and admin teams to collate and process all petty cash and assist with improvements to finance processes.

To be successful in this role you will need:

  • Previous experience working in a fast-paced finance department
  • The ability to communicate and build relationships
  • Intermediate excel skills and knowledge of financial packages

About Finance

As a centralised function at Outcomes First Group, Finance supports several acquired agencies, over 54 schools and 74 residential homes for vulnerable young people, children, and adults. Our Finance team consists of Management Accounts, Transactional Finance and Commercials.

As one of the largest departments within Outcomes First Group, we are committed to providing a high level of service to work towards our goal of improving those we care for. Joining Finance, you will gain exposure to a variety of scenarios in a fast-paced and high-volume industry, where you will really get the chance to develop your personal and professional skills.  

Apply today and our Resourcing team will be in touch

About the Group

Outcomes First Group exists to make sure vulnerable young people get the opportunities they need, whether that involves providing them with specialist education and residential care or finding them dedicated foster families in which they can thrive.

There are three organisations in our Outcomes First family: Acorn Education and Care, Options Autism, and the National Fostering Group. Together, we educate, care for and support children and young people across the UK, empowering them to be happy and make their way in the world.

Why work for us?

Your wellbeing is very important to us, and we know that being able to choose the benefits that suit you and your family will support your wellbeing. 

Whatever your role and wherever you’re located, you’ll love VISTA, our flexible benefits platform which lets you tailor your benefits package. 

And when your circumstances change…no problem. You can flex, trade and add to your benefits package to suit your circumstances. 

  • Holidays starting at 25 days per annum plus bank holidays on top with options to buy an additional 5 days 
  • Critical illness cover and life assurance options
  • Company Pension with options to increase your contributions
  • Private medical and dental Insurance
  • 100’s of discount options valid in the UK and abroad
  • Eco-Car Scheme 
  • “Your Wellbeing Matters"- access to a wide range of first-class mental health support services and physical health checks
  • Career development opportunities
  • Professional support networks and groups

We are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to a fully enhanced DBS, which must be registered on the update service.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer


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