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Payments Officer X2

Vacancy Summary
West Berkshire Council
From £21166 to £24799 per annum (Grade F)
Council Offices, Market Street, Newbury
Working Pattern:
Full Time
37 hours.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
19/06/2019 at 23:59 PM
Vacancy Description

There are two Payments Officer posts available within the Exchequer Team.  These posts report into the Exchequer Team Leader.  You will assist the Exchequer Team Leader with the management of all aspects relating to the Accounts Payable team ensuring compliance with legislation, adhering to the Council’s financial regulations, processes and procedures and meeting payment deadlines.

Successful applicants will have experience of managing a team, a proactive attitude, excellent communication skills, the ability to motivate and influence, be comfortable with making recommendations and decisions, the ability to be flexible and responsive to business needs.  You will have an aptitude and understanding of financial systems.

This role has been identified as public facing in accordance with Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2017; the requirement to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in English applies.

West Berkshire Council offer excellent employment benefits such as flexible working, access to a wide range of relevant training, local government pension scheme, family friendly policies, a range of local discounts and much more. You will also be entitled to a generous annual leave entitlement of 26 days per annum rising to a maximum of 34 days, depending on how long you’ve worked for us and the grade of your job.

Please contact Sarah Gadd on 01635 519648 for an informal chat about these roles.

Equal Opportunities
The Council supports Equal Opportunity of employment, and positively encourages applications from people who fall within any of the nine protected characteristics under the Equality Act 2010.
How to apply

Please complete an online application form.

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