Payroll Finance Officer

Location
Dalmarnock,Glasgow, Fettes, Edinburgh & Dundee
Salary
£28,701
Posted
18 Oct 2019
Closes
07 Nov 2019
Ref
R252/19
Sector
Public sector
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time

ABOUT THE JOB
The Financial Transactions function is responsible for Payroll, Accounts Payable/Purchasing, Accounts Receivable and Banking Services; is responsible for payments in excess of £1billion annually and provision of supporting information, both internally and externally. 
The successful candidate will assist the Senior Manager of Accounting and Control Services with the reporting and control of all payroll-related financial information and the reconciliation of all payroll-related financial transactions.
Ownership of all payroll-related General Ledger uploads and reconciliations of all payroll control accounts.
Responsible for providing guidance and support on all Payroll Accounting, reporting and control matters, organisation-wide and to external stakeholders. 
ABOUT YOU
You will be educated to degree level (or equivalent) with significant experience in a similar environment or where no formal qualifications exist, an extended period of proven administrative and technical capabilities.
This full time post is permanent and requires Standard Recruitment Vetting.  You will work 35 hours per week, Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm.
The following essential competencies will be used for the selection process:
- Respect for Diversity
- Service Delivery
- Personal Effectiveness
- Effective Communication
- Problem Solving
- Job Knowledge
BENEFITS
- Competitive salary and guaranteed allowances
- Annual salary increments
- Local Government Pension Scheme
- 28 days annual leave and 6 public holidays on appointment
- Wide range of family friendly policies
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Access to range of staff associations
- Scottish Police Recreation Association
- Scottish Police Credit Union 
- Cycle to Work Scheme
INTERVIEW GUARANTEE
The Scottish Police Authority / Police Scotland is committed to positive action in the recruitment and selection of people with disabilities. We guarantee an interview to any applicant who has a disability, as defined under the Equality Act 2010, and who meets the essential criteria for the post. Please regard this as an opportunity to let us help you. Tell us of any aspects which could present difficulties and any suggestions for overcoming these.
RESIDENCY AND ELIGIBILITY TO WORK IN THE UK
Please provide dates that you have continuously resided in the UK for the last 3 years. This consists of having the legal right to work in the UK or provide details of your right to work documents.
TO APPLY
To apply via CV please click apply. Alternatively for an application pack please visit the Police Scotland Career Site for Job Reference Number – R252/19