Salary: £18,202 - £20,224
FTC – until September 2019
Orbit has a fantastic opening for an Accounting Technician to join their Financial accounting and control Team in Coventry. This role is a great opportunity for someone who wants to enhance and progress a career in Housing and Finance.
The Financial accounting and Control Team is an important part of the business which is a specialised branch of accounting that keeps track of a company's financial transactions. Using standardised guidelines, the transactions are recorded, summarised, and presented in a financial report or financial statement such as an income statement or a balance sheet.
As an Accounting Technician you will be responsible for a number of key duties around Property and Lettings including Liaising with solicitors, reconciling accounts, coding of invoices, and any other general administrative support that is required.
Maintaining relationships with customers is also an important part of the role, ensuring you provide on-going support and assistance and meeting their requirements.
This role is suited to someone who can demonstrate excellent organisation skills, time management skills and has a good understanding of double entry book-keeping. It is essential that you have good literacy and numeracy skills and have proven experience of Microsoft Excel.
Having the ability to work well in a team and problem solve is important. We are looking for a proactive individual who can prioritise tasks, manage work load and meet deadlines.
We believe that an organisation's best asset is its people, and as such we want everyone to feel that they can make a difference. We want to unlock the potential in all Orbit employees and maximise their satisfaction in the job. We have a corporate training programme, opportunities for professional development and our staff tell us we are a great organisation to work for. We offer an excellent benefits package, including profit related bonus, private medical insurance, 27 days holiday entitlement, a competitive pension scheme and the added benefit of agile work with the opportunity to work from home on occasion.
As one of the country’s largest housing providers, Orbit owns and manages 42,000 homes and also develops properties for private sale and shared ownership. Orbit is committed to its vision to lead in building thriving communities. It is an ambitious, dynamic organisation with national reach and influence. People at Orbit are passionate about making a real difference to customers and the communities in which they live, they place customers at the heart of everything they do and commit to delivering homes and communities that customers are proud to live within. Orbit is a long-term sustainable business that generates profit for a purpose to re-invest in its services and to build much needed new homes.
How to apply
To apply for this role please submit your CV and a supporting statement that demonstrates how you meet the key criteria we need. If you wish to discuss the role further, please contact Laura Maxey at Retinue Solutions, on 0203 837 7880
Advert closing – 15th January (midnight)
Interviews – Week Commencing the 21st January