Working for a company like NCC Education is a constant mix of hard work and fun. We have an excellent social committee who organise charity events and regular staff outings, meaning there is a real sense of belonging among all the staff.

Natalie Jewitt, Assessments Manager.

We have an amazing team of people working at NCC Education who are very helpful and supportive. It is exciting to see centres grow and to be able to help people develop. It is also enriching meeting people of different cultures and nationalities.

Bev O'Donovan, Senior Academic Support Manager.

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Current Vacancies

Current Vacancies

Please Note: This vacancy expired on 05/11/2014

Finance Officer


Term: Permanent/Full Time
Salary: £17,000 - £20,000
Closing Date: 05/11/2014
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An excellent opportunity is available for an experienced Finance Officer to join our company. NCC Education based in Didsbury, Manchester provides students with the opportunity to gain internationally recognised British qualifications by studying locally at one of our global network of accredited partners. The successful Finance Officer will work on a full time basis earning £17,000 - £20,000 depending on experience.

The successful Finance Officer will have the ability to critically evaluate systems and processes to find efficient ways of operating, and will have highly developed interpersonal communication, developing relationships and team working skills. Maths A level, a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Business and/or Level 3 AAT qualification is desirable. In addition, you will possess the following skills and experience:

• Excellent customer service and administration skills
• Assertive, honest, respectful communication
• Decisive and innovative with good analysis and problem solving skills
• Possess excellent IT and Business skills
• Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft Office Excel 
• Excellent written and oral English communication
• Prioritising, self- managing, organisational and time management skills 
• Working knowledge of foreign currency in a business setting - desirable
• Working knowledge of commission schemes - desirable
• Microsoft Dynamics - desirable

Main Duties

As Finance Officer, you will principally be responsible for ensuring the effective day-to-day performance of the Sales Ledger and Credit Control processes. You will also assist the other members of the Finance team during peak periods such as month-end reporting, and may also provide cover during periods of absence. Reporting to the Financial Controller the main responsibilities of the Finance Officer include, but are not limited to:

• Ensuring the correct operation of the sales ledger function 
• Producing sales invoicing and debt reports
• Ensuring effective credit control, working with sales teams to collect and reduce debts
• Managing accounts placed on stop in liaison with the sales team
• Preparing bonus and commission calculations for sales staff
• Maintaining the petty cash account
• Producing bank reconciliations
• Supporting the Management Accountant with month end reconciliations

If you are interested in the Finance Officer vacancy please submit your CV along with a covering letter to careers@nccedu.com detailing your relevant qualifications and experience, and explaining why you believe you are suitable for the role.

Closing date for applications - 05/11/2014