Finance and Administration Assistant

Brent Council
Brent, London Borough
£20,667 - £22,425 p.a. inc.
11 Oct 2018
27 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full time
Salary range: £20,667 - £22,425 p.a. inc.

Contract: Permanent

Hours of work: 16 hours per week

Location: Civic Centre and other locations from time to time

Join an exciting Legal Service

Brent is a tremendously vibrant London borough where the iconic arch of Wembley Stadium dominates the skyline. Spanning both inner and outer London, it is a borough of huge contrasts in terms of its economic, environmental, ethnic and social make up. Brent's diversity is evident to all who visit our borough and our long history of ethnic and cultural diversity has created a place that is truly unique and valued by those who live and work here.

The council is pursuing a far-reaching transformation agenda that better meets the needs of our community so it is an exciting time to join us.

Following a recent restructure of our support team in Legal Services, we are looking for two enthusiastic and hardworking new members of staff to work with our Practice Manager in providing financial and administrative support to the lawyers working in the service. We are a busy, friendly team, able to offer you an interesting variety of work.

We are based in Brent's impressive Civic Centre, located right next to Wembley stadium and within easy reach of a number of public transport routes. We are happy to consider flexible working arrangements in respect of both these posts

The Post

This Finance and Admin Assistant post, which is a 16 hours per week role, is located in our small Practice Management team, reporting to the Practice Manager and working alongside a Finance and Administrative Support Officer and an Apprentice. The role will involve you in a variety of finance and administration tasks working in a quality accredited service which prides itself on its professionalism and efficiency.

The Person

We are looking for someone with some office based experience and the ability to work with data and with IT systems who is also interesting in helping customers and service providers who contact the service.

Closing Date: 25 October 2018 (23:00)

Assessment & Interview Date: To Be Confirmed

Additional Information

Brent Council values the diversity of its community and aims to have a workforce that reflects this and therefore encourage applications from all sections of the community.

Applications are particularly welcome from people with disabilities and LGBT (lesbian, gay, bi-sexual and transgender) applicants as they are under-represented across the council.

All organisations and individuals who work with children and young people, or are involved in providing services for them have a duty to safeguard and promote their welfare.

We are committed to safer recruitment and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Before you join Brent Council, you will need to provide your National Insurance (NI) number and undergo a Home Office Standard I.D. check.

Please note CVs will not be considered as part of your application for this position.

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