Senior Finance Officer x2
(DNU/GLA) Grade 6 (£31,533)
Vacancy Description
Contract type: 37 hours per week – Permanent
Job reference: GLA1092/2614
Closing date: 17 September 2017 at 23:59 GMT
Interview date: w/c 25 September 2017
Salary: £31,533
Grade: 6

The GLA is looking for two aspiring financial professionals to work in its internal finance unit, undertaking a wide range of finance related tasks in a support capacity.


Working to either the Chief Accountant or the Finance Manager (Corporate), the postholders will have some existing experience of finance related work and will be expected to:

·         Carry out accountancy tasks, including processing expenses claims, raising sales invoices and posting journals;

·         Provide support to the accountants in their role of providing financial advice and a budget monitoring service to GLA directorates; and

·         Handle enquiries from colleagues and undertake administrative duties.


You may be working towards becoming a member of a professional accountancy body and have some experience in the public or private sector gained in a similar role. This could be an opportunity for you to extend your experience in a challenging, high profile public body.


You will have some degree of political awareness and be adept at working with staff all levels of an organisation to complete tasks accurately and efficiently.

Please click here for the Job Description and Person Specification.

London's diversity is its biggest asset and we strive to ensure our workforce reflects London's diversity at all levels. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability.


We are committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We would welcome applications from candidates who are seeking part time work as this role is open to job share. 


In addition to a good salary package, we offer an attractive range of benefits including 30 days’ annual leave, interest free season ticket loan, interest free bicycle loan, childcare voucher scheme and a career average pension scheme.


If you have a question about the recruitment process, then please contact a member of the recruitment team via email on quoting one of the references above.   


Application closing date:  17 September 2017 at 23:59 GMT

Interviews will take place at: City Hall, w/c 25 September 2017


Please note we do not accept CVs for this role. All applications for this vacancy must be submitted via our online recruitment system.


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