- OTHER ORGANISATIONS
- DEVON & SOMERSET FIRE & RESCUE SERVICE
- Work Location
- Service Headquarters, Clyst St George, Exeter EX3 0NW
- Occupational group
- Finance & Accounting
- Salary details
- Grade 4 £22,462 per annum
- Job term
- Appointment type
- Full Time
- 37 hours per week
- Closing Date
- 27 August 2019
- Interview date
- w/c 2 September 2019
The Service is currently looking for an enthusiastic, hard-working individual to join the busy Finance Department at the Service Headquarters in Exeter. The role is responsible for processing financial transactions and recharges, assisting in the provision of accountancy services and financial management processes and providing financial advice to acceptable professional standards.
The successful applicant will have proven experience of monitoring financial performance, undertaking data input and retrieval and reporting financial information with the ability to work with detailed accuracy and attention to detail. Excellent organisational and planning skills are essential, as is the ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with personnel at all levels of the Service and externally.
Applicants must also be in possession or progressing towards an appropriate finance qualification such as AAT, or equivalent, or have relevant experience in a finance role.
For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Jane Brown, Senior Finance Officer, on 01392 872237.
For more information and links to the Job Description, Person Specification and how to apply for this position, please visit www.dsfire.gov.uk (click on the “working for us” tab).
Applicants are reminded to address the 9 highlighted criteria of the Person Specification when completing the Application form, as this will provide the basis for shortlisting.
Please note we do not accept CV’s.
Please apply by 23.59pm on the closing date.
We are also committed to equality of opportunity and diversity in employment. We welcome applications from all sectors of the community and we aim to recruit a diverse workforce that reflects the people we serve.