Finance Assistant

Sellick Partnership
£18000 - £22000/annum
19 Jul 2017
18 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Assistant

Full Time: 9am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday

Highly motivated individual required for a permanent position within the finance team of a specialist finance, accountancy and legal recruitment business

Sellick Partnership is a well-established leading legal and financial recruitment specialist operating across seven offices nationwide. Our core business values are Passionate, Respected and Engaging, and these have a significant impact on the way we work both internally and externally. "Shining a light on the future of our people" is our vision.

Our head office in Manchester currently have a fantastic opportunity for an Finance Assistant within our payroll team, working on a full time basis, providing excellent assistance to our finance team.

Reporting to the Finance Director, you will take on a variety of responsibilities whilst working alongside a strong team who will provide superb all around training. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking for a long-term role, working in a fast paced, hard-working team environment.

The role

This role presents a fantastic opportunity for anyone looking to grow a career in finance. The successful candidate will be joining a great team who provide exceptional accounts and payroll support to our growing specialist legal, finance and accountancy recruitment business.

The key responsibilities will include:

* Assisting with the weekly payroll of over 600 contractors including processing invoices, holiday pay, remittances, timesheets and weekly finance reports.
* Dealing with contractor payroll queries, working closely with our recruitment consultants to deliver a high standard of customer service.

Due to the nature of this role, the successful candidate will have an intermediate level in Microsoft Excel as a minimum. The role requires a switched-on individual who is self-motivated and highly organised. Attention to detail, and fantastic customer service and communication skills are very important to be a success in this role.

Full training is provided on our bespoke timesheet / payroll system and therefore no previous experience is required. The successful candidate will ideally have experience of working in a finance team, however this is not essential.

Sellick Partnership offer additional benefits to all employees, including:

- 25 days holiday (pro rata)

- Three annual company-wide events

- Investment in training and development

- First Friday drinks

We are honoured to have been recognised as one of the top 100 Best Work Places in the UK by The Great Places to Work ® UK Institute, emphasising Sellick Partnership's dedication to its people by creating an outstanding working culture, staff development and empowerment of individuals.

As well as this, we are listed in the London Stock Exchange and Daily Telegraph's 'Hot 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain', we have achieved Investors in People Silver, attained the ISO 9001 certification and recently been recognised in the Financial Times Top 1,000 of Europe's fastest growing companies. These all demonstrate our reputation for quality, continuous improvement and growth