Finance Officer

Date Posted 07/03/2024

Application Closing Date 21/03/2024 23:59

Hours 36 per week

Salary £28,000 per annum

Location Salford

Everything we do aims to positively impact the lives of our social housing tenants and deliver on what matters to them and their communities. We provide safe, well-maintained, sustainable homes and deliver customer-focused services. ForHousing is a place where everyone can thrive and be themselves.


As part of our Finance team, you’ll provide a high-quality business partnering service to colleagues and support accountants to deliver month-end and year-end cycles. You’ll carry out financial reconciliations and support the maintenance of accounting systems.


Why ForHousing?

  • Hybrid working – most of your time can be spent working at home, or you’re free to spend more time in the office if you prefer
  • Agile working – we are outcome driven, so we empower you to do your best work, in the way that works best for you
  • STAR – through our partnership with STAR you can save money on everyday spending and make your money go further with discounts across a wide range of shops and products
  • Smartech – purchase technology or white goods and spread the cost
  • Wellbeing centre – gym discounts, exercise videos, mindfulness tools, nutrition advice, financial advice and more
  • Cycle to work scheme – save up to 40% on bikes and equipment
  • Employee Assistance Programme – access to a 24/7 counselling and support helpline

What you’ll be doing:

  • Assisting with preparing reports.
  • Carrying out administrative duties.
  • Completing monthly balance sheet reconciliations with errors and anomalies highlighted and resolved.
  • Assisting with working papers in the preparation of statutory accounts and ensuring audit compliance.
  • Supporting the Finance Business Partner and providing monthly and ad-hoc management information.

What we’re looking for:

  • Accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Excellent teamwork and communications skills.
  • Experience of extracting information from IT systems.

ForHousing is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. We especially welcome applicants from the Armed Forces community.


If you need any adjustments to be made to our recruitment process, please get in touch with the team on


Please note we reserve the right to close our advert early, depending on application volumes.