The WEA is a charity and the UK’s largest voluntary sector provider of adult education. We are a charity with a strong sense of social purpose, dedicated to bringing great teaching into the heart of local communities. All our educational provision is developed with this in mind and our courses can be set up almost anywhere – for example in clubs, community centres, village halls, schools or where people work.
We are seeking to recruit a Financial Transactions Team Leader to coordinate the Purchase/Sales/Branch/General Ledger & Fee Management team day to day tasks to ensure accurate collation, presentation, analysis and reporting of financial transactions.
Based in Leeds and reporting to the Financial Accounting Manager the post-holder will take a proactive role in seeking improvements in the use and value of the transaction processing systems; enhance communication between users, IT support providers and systems supplier, and work with their Line Manager to implement legislative changes and other finance developments.
The post-holder will hold GCSE or NVQ Level 3 qualifications, have significant demonstrable experience in a related role and knowledge of transaction processing and legislation, and good team leadership skills.
We offer generous terms and conditions including 30 days holidays, plus bank holidays (pro-rata for part time staff) and pension scheme – subject to eligibility
Please ensure that you e-mail your CV and a covering letter to firstname.lastname@example.org stating why you are interested in the role and why you think you meet the relevant criteria as per the job description and person specification
We reserve the right to close this vacancy when we have received a sufficient number of applications.
Interviews will be held in Leeds and successful candidates will be notified accordingly.
WEA are proud to be a living wage employer.