Finance Manager

  • Reference: Muir Group Housing Association
  • Application closing date: 20 Nov 2017 09:00

Job Description

We are a value-orientated Housing Association working together to create communities where people want to live. We manage circa 5,500 homes over a wide geographical area and our residents include families, older people and those in need of special care and support.

We are seeking a highly analytical Finance Manager for a position which plays an important role in providing financial expertise across the Association. The successful candidate will be part of the finance leadership team.

You need to be able to lead and motivate a team of 5 to deliver an efficient and high-quality service covering rents, service charges and property resales. The main responsibilities will include; budget monitoring, forecast updates and reporting for rent and service charges; accurate processing of rent and service charge transactions; co-ordination of annual service charge recharges ensuring income is maximised; overseeing the property resales function. You will be expected to participate in the preparation of Financial Accounts and Business Plans.

Working closely with colleagues in the Housing, Development and Maintenance teams you will have the opportunity to provide advice and the autonomy to proactively drive continuous improvements across the whole organisation.

Candidate Requirements

The successful candidate will ideally have previous experience working in rent and service charge accounting, however this is not essential for the right individual.

This exciting opportunity requires a dynamic individual, able to manage others effectively and with the excellent communication skills required to collaborate effectively with both internal and external stakeholders.

Employment Details

  • Employment Type: Full time
  • Hours: 35 per week
  • Pay: £40,600 Annually

Additional Information

Benefits include flexible working hours and generous holiday entitlements.

Interviews will be held on Monday 4th December 2017

How to Apply

If you want to make a positive difference, you can complete an online application by visiting

Alternatively, please telephone 0300 123 1222 (textphone: 0300 123 3005) or email