Finance Assistant

  • Salary:
    £24,000
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Clerical
  • Job Reference:
    65953

Reporting to the Finance Manager, this position will complete day to day transaction work, to ensure accurate and timely information can be generated to assist with planning and decision making. The successful candidate must be able to work with minimal supervision, completing the day to day transaction work required.

Duties and responsibilities:
• Ownership of Purchase and Sales ledgers
• Reconciliation of bank accounts and monthly reporting requirements
• Credit Control duties
• Maintenance of the petty cash account
• Quarterly VAT returns/monthly EC sales returns
• Processing expenses
• Assisting with month end procedures
• Ad-hoc duties as required by the Finance Manager

Skills Required:
• Previous experience in a finance role
• Ideally working towards or hold an AAT qualification
• Experience in Excel; V Lookups, Pivot Tables
• Strong system experience within Sage
• Have great attention to detail
• Complete work with accuracy and consistency
• Ability to work under pressure and to set deadlines
• Excellent numerical skills
• Have a positive attitude
• Good organisation and time management skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication
• Ensure all work is processed within a confidential nature
• Confident in quickly integrating within a team

Job type: Permanent
Hours: 9am – 5pm (1/2 hour lunch break) – 37.5 hour week
Salary: Competitive, dependent on experience

Disclaimer - FRS strives to be an equal opportunities employer and is committed to treating all applicants alike. FRS does not treat any individual on grounds of sex, age, colour, marital status, race, nationality or ethnic or national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability or membership or non-membership of a trade union, less favourably than others. All vacancies advertised are open to all ages.