Expenditure Team Leader (Ref: 17/51)

Salary:     £27,501
Location: Gilwell Park , Chingford
Contract: Permanent 
Hours:      35 Hours
Benefits: Pension Scheme, Simply Health medical plan, free parking and interest free season ticket loan

Summary of Job

The expenditure team leader will be responsible for the recording, reviewing, reconciliation, processing and payment of supplier invoices. They will also be responsible for payment of expense claims, credit cards and other payments. They will supervise the administration of the purchase order system and provide support, training and advice to all users of the purchase order and online expense claim systems.

The expenditure team leader will have line management responsibility for members of the expenditure team and co-ordinating interfaced data: Webex to SUN, Barclaycard to Webex. Administrator for all expense systems, providing support to the users of the various systems.

About You

We are looking for a personable individual with a methodical and systematic approach to work with the ability to communicate clearly and concisely.  They will have sound basic accounting knowledge, familiarity with the use of computerised spreadsheets and good understanding of computerised accounts systems.

Ability to provide a professional service and demonstrate the technical ability to complete all tasks of the role.

The successful applicant will supervise and lead the expenditure team including agreeing their priorities and workload and providing or arranging any training that is required, therefore supervisory experience id desirable.

About Us

The Scout Association is the UK’s biggest mixed youth movement, with over half a million members in communities across the UK. We give young people of every background the skills they need to succeed in life. We are supported by Chief Scout, Bear Grylls and were voted the UK’s most challenging and empowering charity.

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Details of closing and Interview date

Closing date:     25th August 2017
Interview date: W/C 4th September 2017


The Scout Association aims to be an equal opportunities employer.