Transactional Assistant FTC until October 2019

Recruiter
Orbit Group
Location
England, West Midlands, Coventry
Salary
£17677.00 - £19641.00 per annum
Posted
07 Feb 2019
Closes
21 Feb 2019
Ref
Orbit1-000532
Contact
Laura Maxey
Hours
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Transactional Assistant FTC (Purchase Ledger Team)
Location: Coventry
Salary: £17,677 - £19,641
Hours: 36.25
FTC until October 2019

The role

Orbit is a fantastic business and one that's really going places.

We are one of the UK's leading housing groups providing high quality, good value homes to over 100,000 customers across the Midlands, the East and South East. We own and manage 42,000 homes and build 2,000 new homes every year.

Orbit has a fantastic opening for a Transactional Assistant to join their Purchase ledger Team in Coventry until October 2019.

As part of a team of 4 reporting into the Purchase ledger Team Leader, the Transactional Assistant will be responsible for processing invoices on a daily basis, Reconciling supplier statements and dealing with supplier queries. You will also be running weekly payments including Bacs, cheques and Telegraphic Transfers and Chasing budget holders to authorise invoices.

About you

This role is suited to someone who can demonstrate excellent organisation skills, has good attention to detail and has experience of working in a purchase ledger role previously. We are looking for someone who can come in and hit the ground running.

Having the ability to work well on your own initiative without supervision is important to this role. We are looking for a proactive individual who has strong literacy and numeracy skills and who has solid knowledge of Microsoft Excel.

Why apply?

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.

About us

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 - 18th February at midnight
Interviews - TBC

Retinue Solutions is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. Retinue Solutions is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.