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Sparsholt Parish Council has a vacancy for a Responsible Financial Officer

on Tue, 17/10/2017 - 5:48pm

Sparsholt Parish Council has a vacancy for a Responsible Financial Officer (RFO).

Reporting to the Chairman, the RFO will work closely alongside the Clerk to the council.

The main duties comprise maintaining the cash book and accounting records, providing reports and financial support to the Council, managing the annual budget process, managing the annual return and audit, and monitoring adherence to the Council’s financial regulations. The RFO should be able to deal with the payment of salaries and compliance with pensions regulator.

Experience of bookkeeping is desirable and a good working knowledge of Excel spreadsheets is essential. Good interpersonal and communication skills are necessary, since regular communication with the Clerk, the Chair and Council members are required. Accuracy and attention to detail are also essential attributes.

Paid hours are 3 hours 20 minutes per month. Salary will be dependent on experience, but will be in the region of £9.50 - £10.00 per hour. 

For further information and a job description please contact Mrs Deborah Lewis-Pryde, Clerk to Sparsholt Parish Council, on 01235 751923, or by email on [email protected] 

Deadline for applications Monday 13th November 2017.