Reconciliation Officer, Finance Team

Permanent contract

£25,000 per annum

The Royal Opera House continues to lead the way in opera, ballet, music and dance both live on stage and through multiple digital platforms, from live streaming to worldwide cinema screenings. Known as one of the busiest repertory theatres in the world, we are now open again and are welcoming our audiences and supporters back to our iconic theatre in Covent Garden.

The Finance Department is looking for a Reconciliation Officer to support a new project with income recognition, reconciliation and sales ledger functions. Reporting to the Finance Manager, this new role will work as part of a small team and interact with a wide range of people including external suppliers. This is a good opportunity if you are looking to build on your experience in banking, payments, direct debit and reconciliations and develop your career in Finance further with responsibility for a new work stream. The post is offered as a permanent contract.

The successful candidate will be an experienced team player, with:

  • Experience of direct debit processing and reconciliations
  • Aptitude for reconciliation work and ability to work unsupervised on tasks of an investigative and problem-solving nature
  • Good understanding of compliance procedures and GDPR requirements when handling customer and payment data
  • Experience of working with different finance software packages, able to learn new systems and become operational in a short period of time
  • Good track record in delivering accurate, high quality work and reporting to deadlines and to required standards
  • Ability to work to and support a culture of continuous improvement

The Royal Opera House is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment in which everyone can thrive. We welcome applications from those who are currently under represented in our workforce -in particular those who are ethnically diverse and/or disabled. As a Disability Confident Employer, we guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential minimum criteria for our vacancies.

A full job description and information on how to apply for this position is available below, please scroll to the bottom of the page and select `Apply now'. For queries please contact the HR Department at You can also contact us if you have any access needs to assist you with making an application.

Closing Date for applications: 8.00am, Friday, 3 December 2021

Applicants must have work authorization for the UK.

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