Scheme Finance Assistant
About the role
An opportunity has arisen within our Scheme Finance Department for a Finance Assistant. The role will involve assisting the scheme accountant by being responsible for the daily transactions on an allocated portfolio of pension schemes.
The position available would suit an experienced book-keeper, or someone working on a credit ledger, with good bank reconciliations experience. This is a varied role in a friendly, team focused environment
About Capita | Employee Benefits
Capita Employee Benefits is part of Capita plc, the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions, with 68,000 staff across the UK, Europe, South Africa and India.
We provide award-winning pensions and employee benefits solutions. As one of the leading consultancies in the UK, our specialist knowledge and expertise ensures we create innovative solutions which can make a real difference to our clients and their employees.
What you will do:
To carry out bank reconciliations on the portfolio of clients in line with key deadlines.
To enter transactions on to the nominal ledger and investigate where necessary.
To review the scheme bank accounts to ensure all receipts are monitored in line with statutory deadlines and advise the operations department where necessary.
To actively manage and monitor pension scheme cash requirements and to ensure payments are properly controlled and promptly settled.
To undertake other finance tasks as required.
Your experience will include:
- Good general accounts experience such as book-keeping
- Good Excel skills
- Bank reconciliations experience
- Minimum Grade C at GCSE Level Maths & English
- Strong written & verbal communication skills
- Proactive, enthusiastic attitude and able to work effectively in a team.
What's in it for you?
At Capita, training and development aren't optional extras: they're how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. In addition to basic salary we also give you 23 day's holiday, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle.
What we hope you will do next
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