Selly Oak, West Midlands
West Midlands
£21,700 - £23,200 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Sense are currently recruiting for a Finance Officer to work 37.5 hours per week at our purpose built centre TouchBase Pears in Selly Oak, Birmingham.

Title: Finance Officer – Sales Ledger & Credit Control
Ref: 43722
Hours: 37.5 per week, Full time
Location: Selly Oak, Birmingham
Contract type: Permanent
Salary: Circa £21,700 to £23,200 per annum

About the role

Our Finance Officers support their line manager and team members to ensure the integrity of finance data that is captured in ledgers and that cash is received and paid in a timely manner. Working as part of our Sales Ledger and Credit Control team you will be responsible for raising invoices, chasing and allocating payments, processing accruals, and resolving queries.

Sense provides a range of support services for people with complex disabilities including residential, supported living, and day services. We are commissioned by over 100 local authorities and clinical commissioning groups across the UK.

About you

Our successful candidate will have experience working for a large organisation with varied income streams and will have recent experience of working in accounts receivable and credit control. 

You'll have a tenacious attitude to query resolution and debt chasing. Your role will involve engaging with operational staff, local authorities and the families of the people we support, so excellent communications skills and an empathetic manner is a must.

About us

For everyone living with complex disabilities. For everyone who is deafblind. Sense is here to help people communicate and experience the world.

We believe that no one, no matter how complex their disabilities, should be isolated, left out, or unable to fulfil their potential.

Sense has a proven record of offering high quality, pioneering services.

Working at Sense can be incredibly rewarding; we offer the opportunity to work in a large, diverse and successful charity where people can develop their skills, knowledge and careers in a supportive and flexible environment. In addition we have excellent training and development, the opportunity for you to join our Group Personal Pension scheme and a generous annual leave entitlement.

Closing date: Monday 18 November 2019
Interview date: Thursday 28 November 2019


If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply Now' button to be directed to the Sense website where you can download the Job Description and complete the application process.

We would recommend that you read the candidate guidelines and job description (available on our website) before applying. If you are a disabled candidate and require a hard copy pack or a different format for example large print, Braille or audio more information is available on our website.

Sense is an Equal Opportunities Employer and is committed to ensuring that all staff are motivated, skilled and rewarded by their work. Sense is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable children and adults and expects all employees to share this commitment.

No agencies please.

Posted on: 29 October 2019
Closed date: 18 November 2019
Job ref: 154772_S
Tags: Finance, Operations