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Assistant Management Accountant

Job Reference: 155-FNAC6030-2

Employer:
South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Finance
Location:
Sunderland
Salary:
£21,089 to £23,761 per annum

The Trust provides a range of hospital services to a local community of around 430,000 residents along with an increasing range of more specialised services provided outside this area. We also provide a range of community based services across Sunderland, South Tyneside and Gateshead, particularly within Community Nursing, Family Care and Therapy Services.

Inpatient facilities are provided from Sunderland Royal Hospital (SRH), South Tyneside District Hospital (STDH), St Benedict’s Hospice and from the specialist Sunderland Eye Infirmary, giving a total number of beds of around 1200 acute beds, as well as a state-of-the-art ICCU at SRH. The Trust is continuing to invest in its infrastructure with: a new Emergency Department and Integrated Assessment Unit opened June 2017 at SRH; a state of the art Integrated Emergency Care Centre at STDH opened in 2012; in 2016 the Trust opened its new Endoscopy Unit at SRH; in 2017 the Trust opened its state of the art Surgical Centre at STDH in 2017; in 2017 the Trust opened its new state of the art MRI at STDH; in 2017 the Trust opened its state of the art Durham Treatment Centre providing satellite dialysis, out-patient clinics, imaging and day case procedures across a range of specialties. The Trust also provides an outreach service to our Durham patients for nephrology, urology, ENT, OMFS and ophthalmology. There is an onsite at SRH Fitness Centre and access to a Childcare Co-ordinator to help staff with their childcare arrangements.

We’re here to deliver the best care to the people we serve and our values are at the heart of everything we do. We are looking for applications from those who will share the commitment to our values and will live and breathe the behavioural standards that support them - Compassionate and dignified, high quality, safe patient care always the first priority/Working together for the benefit of our patients and their families or carers/Openness and honesty in everything we do/Respect and encouragement for our staff


We are looking to recruit an Assistant Management Accountant to join our Financial Management teams working across South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Foundation Trusts.

The role will encompass a high degree of the following disciplines:

  • Financial Management – financial analysis, reporting and monthly reconciliation of income and expenditure.
  • Assist Management Accountant in resolving queries, financial reports, financial returns and other adhoc duties.

Key requirements:

Desirable:

  • Experience of using computer systems such as Oracle Financials.
  • Experience in using Microsoft packages.

Essential:

  • AAT part-qualified or equivalent, or actively studying towards full AAT qualification, or with significant role experience
  • Good Interpersonal and Communication skills especially working well with non finance colleagues.
  • Good analytical skills – an eye for detail and accuracy especially using excel spreadsheet and other systems.
  • Good Time Management skills working to tight deadlines.

A short IT test will be included in the interview.




Before commencing/submitting your application form, please ensure that you read the attached Job Application Process/Confirming Appointment Procedure Candidate Guidance

Important note on completion of the reference section of Application Form - In line with NHS Employment Check Standards, if you are successful at interview, the Trust, as part of the recruitment process will seek to confirm a 3 year employment/training/education history. Therefore, when completing the reference section of your application form, please give the address, telephone number and work email address of each of your current/previous employer and/or educational establishment that cover the last 3 years. If you are currently a professional student due to qualify, please also provide the details of your mentor. Failure to complete this section may result in your application not being processed.

You will be able to track the progress of your application via NHS Jobs. If you have been successful at shortlisting you will be invited to interview via NHS Jobs using the e-mail address you have registered. You should check your SPAM folders as well as your inbox. If you have not been contacted within 6 weeks of the closing date you should assume your application has been unsuccessful.

Please note – All new employees will commence in line with Trust Induction dates. This Induction will take place at either Sunderland Royal Hospital or South Tyneside Hospital, irrespective of where the job will be based.


Please quote the job reference number in all correspondence.

Please note this advert may close early should a high volume of applications be received



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