Finance Assistant - Wolverhampton, West Midlands County

£18,500 - £20,000
15 Jan 2019
01 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for a Finance Assistant initially for 3 months to support a busy period within the team.

In this role you will provide an efficient and effective transactional accounting or data management service; which includes the timely resolution of queries and accurate maintenance of data within the systems.

Key tasks will include the processing of provisional and actual handovers from Development, effective management of property assets to include rent adjustments, disposals, re-sale, mutual exchanges, staircasing, sales completions. Analysis of former tenant arrears, monthly data validation checks and monthly account reconciliation for housing benefit and court costs. Day to day management of team mail box, allocating tasks as necessary.

Accountabilities: -

  • Input of timely, accurate financial and non-financial data to agreed deadlines
  • Produce system reconciliations in accordance with approved guidelines
  • Build strong relationships with any internal or external customers or suppliers along with the wider finance function
  • Proactive approach and use of their own initiative
  • Ability to work under their own initiative and to complete a task or follow through a task or raise any concerns in the appropriate manner
  • Support the whole team in delivering our goals (team being the wider team)
  • Ensure financial information is delivered, or transactions are posted in the most efficient way, whilst maintaining accuracy and delivering to the required timetables and data protection regulations

Technical Knowledge/experience:-

  • Experienced in Excel and other Microsoft products
  • High level of computer accuracy
  • High standard of literacy and numeracy


  • No formal qualification required.
  • High standard of literacy and numeracy
  • Computer literate with MS products such as Excel or Word are essential
  • Experience and qualifications are not essential as full training will be provided

Closing date for applications is Sunday 20th January with interviews taking place on Friday 25th January.

This is an exciting time to join Bromford; Glassdoor has named us as a top 5 best place to work in the UK for 2019 and we’ve merged with Merlin Housing to create a new Bromford, meaning even more new homes, opportunities and relationships. We’ve set aside a joint investment of £1.5b as we plan to build 14,000 new homes over the next decade.

Our colleagues tell us they really value the benefits we offer, see the full list here. You can learn more about Bromford and what it’s like to work here by visiting and following us on Glassdoor, Twitter and LinkedIn.

Bromford Housing Group is committed to recruiting with care and safeguarding employees and customers, as a result we will carry out pre-employment checks. The nature of these checks will vary according to the role applied for, and may include details of current/previous employment, unspent criminal convictions, education and proof of relevant qualifications. Bromford Housing Group will also be asking for references for everyone who is offered employment with us. All employees will be asked for evidence of their right to live and work in the UK - further information is available on the UK Government website.

We do not require recruitment agency support at this time - all speculative CVs will be treated as a direct application.

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