We are seeking to create a talented and highly skilled team that can play a key role in building the commerciality of our highly regarded (nationally recognised) Community Equipment Service (CES). CES operates within Croydon Council as a stand-alone commercial business competing against other private sector providers.
The Community Equipment Service provides a vital service to residents, enabling them to maintain their independence at home. Through commercial contract partnerships with other local authorities we enable over 100,000 deliveries a year of essential pieces of health and social care related equipment. We are proud of our track record in delivering innovative commercial solutions which provide cost savings to ten local authorities, enabling resources to go further.
We have an exciting vision for future growth in our business plan delivering year on year commercial growth for our business. Our key development areas include new commercial contracts with public sector organisations and the launch of a nationwide retail equipment & services business.
This makes now an exciting time to join our team delivering vital services locally and nationwide.
We are looking for a Finance Officer, to work within the Operational Finance Team dealing with all aspects of accounts payable and accounts receivable tasks.
The successful applicant will need to have experience in working in an operational finance role (accounts payable and accounts receivable).The post holder will report to the Finance Operations Manager.
The post holder will also need to demonstrate effective communication skills, numeracy skills, skills and knowledge in using IT packages Word, Excel, and Outlook, ability to prioritise and plan own work load, and attention to detail and accuracy is vital in this role.