Vacancy Details

Financial Officer (Financial)

We have a temporary position for a Finance Officer (Financial) for our client that is based in Lincoln. This role will be mainly working from home using MS Team to communicate with colleagues but candidates will need to live within travelling distance from Lincoln as they may be required to work from our client's site occasionally - all necessary equipment will be provided.  This position will be for at least a 6 month period but could be longer.


  • Process journals in the finance system (Agresso Business World)
  • Process recharges
  • Process budget virements
  • Prepare working papers to support journals and recharges
  • Updating spreadsheets with data from the finance system
  • Reconciliations e.g. between spreadsheets and the finance system, or between the finance system and feeder systems
  • Monitor processes in the finance system which require action and follow up to resolve these
  • Upload new year budgets into the finance system
  • Upload budget forecasts into the finance system
  • Assist with answering queries e.g. from budget holders, provide advice and support
  • Help to prepare communications to budget holders and Schools
  • Assist with the audit of School funds
  • Assist with reviews of Schools financial positions
  • Assist with the completion of statutory returns


  • Experience of working in an accountancy role, preferably in the public sector
  • Preferably AAT qualified or working towards AAT
  • Good IT skills. Proficient with MS Excel and experienced in using a large finance system
  • Good communication skills, able to communicate both verbally and in writing with both finance and non-finance staff, as well as external bodies
  • Able to work exclusively from home, using MS Team to communicate with colleagues – all necessary equipment will be provided. Although the post is based from home, staff need to live within travelling distance from Lincoln so that equipment can be delivered by hand
  • Able to organise own workload to meet deadlines, and work quickly and accurately

If you are interested in this role and would like to apply, please email CVs to, telephone 01205 355899 to discuss this role further or call into our office.

Workforce Unlimited is a Recruitment Agency and acting on behalf of a Client.  By submitting your CV or application to Workforce Unlimited, you are consenting to your details being forwarded onto our Client in relation to the position applied for and, unless advised otherwise, we will retain your information for consideration for future relevant vacancies for a limited time.



Job Overview:

  • Reference Number: 88201466
  • Position: Temporary
  • Salary Per Hour: £18.00
  • Salary Per Annum: £