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Finance Assistant

Connaught House, Colchester, Essex



Care UK is an awarding winning private care company with over 150 care homes across the United Kingdom.  We are seeking an enthusiastic Finance Assistant to join our vibrant and dedicated team.

At Care UK, we are committed to providing exceptional care to our residents and our values of Caring, Passionate and Teamwork are at the heart of all we do. Our success is built on the strength of our people and with a vast network of care homes and a diverse range of support functions, we are on a mission to find exceptional talent to join us on our journey.

The role: responsible for administrative tasks within the Cash and Banking and Accounts Payable teams. Operating in a rapidly growing environment the post holder will need to be able to welcome and actively participate in the management of change whilst demonstrating flexibility, tenacity and patience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Transactional management of the receipts and expense bank accounts
  • Liaise with care homes and customers for supporting documentation for payments.
  • Daily Bank reconciliation and validation reports
  • Responsible for maintaining the Direct Debit Ledger
  • Support with checking of petty cash replenishments.
  • Maintaining the remittance log
  • Liaise with the Bank as required.
  • Monitoring various Accounts Payable and Cashiering mailboxes
  • Resolving supplier/customer/ care home phone and email queries as required
  • Support with loading and processing of supplier invoices, credit notes and expenses onto the company’s financial system. 
  • ​​​​Assistance with checking and validating weekly Accounts Payable payment run files.
  • Responsible for continual process and procedure reviews

What We're Looking For:

  • Experience in an administrative role ideally within a finance team.
  • Excellent data management skills
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines.

Why Join Care UK?

  • Be part of a dynamic and growing organisation dedicated to providing outstanding care.
  • Collaborate with a diverse and talented team in a supportive and inclusive environment.
  • Enjoy a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
  • Make a meaningful impact on the lives of residents and contribute to the success of our care homes.

We are committed to recruiting diverse, talented people, who share our passion for helping others.  We see the potential in everyone, let us fulfil yours.  If you are ready to take your career to the next level and be a part of something extraordinary, we want to hear from you!

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A care career at Care UK

Develop a fulfilling career as part of a caring and supportive team at Care UK. If you're passionate about helping others, we'll offer you a rewarding job with excellent training opportunities so you can continue to develop your skills.

Whether you’re new to care or are already a committed carer looking to take the next step in your career, at Care UK you can find a fulfilling career as part of a close-knit, friendly team.


A care career at Care UK
A care career at Care UK
A care career at Care UK