Finance Administrator

Grassroots Recruitment Ltd
19 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Administrator
7 Month Contract

Our client, a leading management consultancy based in Birchwood, currently requires an organised, systematic and methodical Administrator to join their expanding Finance Team. The role itself is a mix of data entry, accounts processing, reconciliations and general administration duties as part of a busy office environment. Suitable candidates will ideally need a minimum of 6-12 months’ experience in a similar role (data entry, finance admin, banking, accounts or equivalent), together with strong Excel skills, keen attention to detail and bags of initiative.

Job Description:

Key duties of the role will include –
• Accurately processing incoming invoices, payments and transfers
• Transferring data groups and figures from spreadsheets to internal systems
• Manually checking for errors and re-entering data in correct formats
• Reconciling data and producing associated daily and weekly reports
• Assisting the team with ad hoc administrative duties as required

Person Description:

Suitable candidates will need to show -
• A minimum of 5 GCSEs at Grades C or above, including Maths and English. (Applicants with education beyond this level, such as A-Levels, Degree or similar in a Maths, Finance, Accountancy or related discipline, will be given priority)
• Ideally 12 months’ experience in a finance or accounts administration, banking or data entry role
• Ability to organise your own workload effectively and work independently to meet deadlines
• Accuracy and attention to detail in the completion of mundane task
• Intermediate knowledge of MS Excel and advanced data entry skills
• Confident, enthusiastic and proactive persona, able to work on own initiative

The company is offering a salary of £16,000 in addition to a competitive benefits package. The hours of work are Monday – Friday 9.00-5.00 with 1 hour for lunch and 25 days holiday. Free parking is available on site. The role is initially a 7 month fixed term contract with the prospect to be made permanent thereafter.

To apply, please submit your CV by clicking on the relevant links. If successful, you will be contacted by one of our consultants within 48 hours. Unfortunately, due to the volume of applications we expect to receive, if you do not hear from us within this time please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

For your reference, Grassroots Recruitment is acting as a recruitment agency and a recruitment business in respect of this vacancy. Grassroots Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer and recruiter. We welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of age, race, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, religion or disability