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Accounts Assistant

Barchester Inverness Office, Moray View House, Stoneyfield, Inverness, Highlands and Islands, IV2 7GG

  • Pay: Negotiable
  • Hours: 37.50
  • Type: Permanent
  • Shift: Days
  • Posted: 6th July 2021
  • Expires: 5th August 2021

Barchester Healthcare’s established finance team are looking for an Accounts Assistant to join us in Inverness. This role will have a variety of responsibilities, including to produce an accurate set of management accounts on a monthly basis for a group of Care Homes, and to perform relevant nominal ledger reconciliations.  You will assist the Assistant Management Accountant with processing and monitoring utility, facilities management and insurance spend. 
• Strong analytical and communication skills.
• Experience of Excel essential.
• Experience of providing accounting support within a finance office.
• Review and analyse all P&L transactions, and post any corrective transactions through the nominal ledger.
• Review general expenditure for a group of care/nursing homes in consultation with the home Administrator.
• Process through the nominal ledger any necessary accruals and prepayments.
• Perform all balance sheet reconciliations for a group of homes including bank and personal allowances, trade debtor, and resident and staff funds.
• Process utility and insurance invoices and update the database.
• Assist the Assistant Management Accountant with the preparation of the annual budgets for utilities and maintenance costs.
• Working with home Administrators and Managers to resolve and avoid inaccuracies.
• Reconcile designated supplier statements.
Barchester are the only care provider in the UK to be accredited as one of the best companies to work for in 2019, 2020, and 2021. If you are looking for a new role where your contribution to supporting the provision of exceptional care will be recognised, this is an extremely rewarding opportunity.


Benefits and Rewards

We recognise that you and your role is pivotal in shaping the future of our organisation. That’s why in return for your dedication, you’ll receive a competitive salary plus our sector-leading benefits and rewards package. Take a look at how we’re committed to rewarding your amazing work and commitment when you join us.


About Barchester

We’re proud to have over 240 care homes and six independent hospitals nationwide, that continually meet and exceed all relevant regulatory compliance standards. Join one of our fantastic teams and you’ll make sure our residents and patients get the outstanding quality of care, support, services and facilities they deserve.


Equal Opportunities

We recognise and celebrate difference and pride ourselves on creating an inclusive environment for all. Whoever you are, we want you to be yourself, always. This enables greater diversity across the entire organisation for the benefit of our workforce and also the people we celebrate life with in our homes and hospitals. Barchester is proud to be an equal opportunities organisation.