Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image Image

East Swindon | November 23, 2017

Scroll to top


Apply for Finance Officer at Stratton Parish Council – £22,000pa

Apply for Finance Officer at Stratton Parish Council – £22,000pa
Dale Heenan
  • On February 16, 2014

Stratton Parish Council are advertising for a new Finance Officer to help run the finances of the Parish Council.  If any resident wishes to apply for the role, then below is the job advertisement

37 hours pw – scp 26 – £22,443pa (job share considered)

You will have a key role in the financial running of the Parish Council and Grange Leisure Centre.
You will be responsible for processing all of the Council’s financial transactions and for ensuring the maintenance of robust financial record-keeping and cash handling within the Council. It is potentially an influential role as you will aim to identify and make recommendations for improvements to procedures and systems. This calls for experience in budget-setting, year-end accounts, payroll, financial management systems, handling and control of cash and purchase order processes. You will also have a proven record of analysing business processes, identifying opportunities for improvements and implementing new business processes.

Attendance at occasional evening meetings is also a requirement. Previous knowledge of Local Government working procedures and use of Omega accounting package would be an advantage.

For more information and to download an application pack visit

The vacancy will be based in the Parish Council office in Grange Leisure, Grange Drive, Swindon, SN3 4JY.