Finance Officer

08th September 2022

 37 hours per week, Fixed Term (6 Months)

About Three Rivers District Council
Three Rivers District in South West Hertfordshire straddles the North West corner of the M25 on the edge of Greater London. The district is a mixture of beautiful countryside, villages and small towns. The area has a diverse range of sectors and businesses and is a centre for the film industry with Warner Brothers at Leavesden forming part of a studio cluster along with Elstree and Pinewood is a short drive away.

At a glance
• 700 historic assets and 22 conservation areas, 77% of the district is in the Green Belt.
• 1,914 NNDR registered businesses with the economy providing 39,000 jobs
• Very low crime rate
• The district ranks highly for business registrations and start-ups with a highly skilled and trained workforce, high employment levels with GVA and weekly earnings above average

The Department:
The Shared Finance Service provides support to both Watford and Three Rivers Councils across a diverse range of activities include Budget Management, Treasury Management and Technical Accounting

The Role:
The Finance Officer works within a small team providing transactional and administrative support for the following activities:

• Creditor Payments
• Finance System admin support
• Banking Cash and Income Control
• Treasury Management
• Insurance
• Reconciliations and Final Accounts

Finance Officers report the Systems Finance Manager, but may also be required to provide assistance directly to Finance Business Partners and Technical Accountants to meet prevailing business priorities.

What we offer:-
Include Salary range £30,088 - £33,712 per annum including London Weighting.
We offer an excellent benefits package, including competitive salary, 28 days holiday - rising to 30 days (if applicable), a generous employer contribution pension scheme, life assurance, flexible working, career development, free on-site parking, cycle-to-work scheme, discounted leisure centre membership, employee volunteering schemes and access to discounted activities and days out.

Closing Date: 15th September 2022

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Rob Thurlow, Chief Accountant, (T:) 01923 727083 / (E:)


To apply, please click here.