Finance Assistant

Recruiter
Candidate Source Ltd
Location
Northampton
Salary
£18,000 per annum
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
With over 60 offices around the UK, our client is a Top 15 firm of Chartered Accountants which specialises in the owner-managed business sector. Nationally, they support over 35,000 business owners around the UK providing clients access to a huge amount of business expertise and knowledge. The client works with business owners that are in the SME market, many with a family environment.

The primary objective of the Finance Assistant is to assist with ensuring data arrives into the respective financial systems, supporting the financial accountant and credit controller.

As the Finance Assistant, your duties will be to:

• Assistance with recording the Accounts Receivable transactions
• Assisting with the Direct Debit collection process
• Assistance with recording the Accounts Payable transactions
• Ensure the data on the ledgers are accurate
• Sending Client statements
• Resolving Accounts Receivable queries
• Inputting receipts daily into the company's ERP system
• Assisting in the data entry and administration of the Direct Debit function
• Reconciliation of payments received
• Processing adjustments in the Sales Ledger
• Assist with query resolution
• Assisting the credit controller in meeting KPI including liaising with clients regarding payments
• Administration tasks within the department
• Adhoc project work will be required

To be a successful Finance Assistant, you will have the following skills and experience:
• Willingness to learn and can pick up tasks quickly
• Structured, organised and process orientated
• Excellent communication skills
• Good time management
• Ability to work effectively under pressure
• Attention to detail
• Good call handling skills
• Computer literate; keyboard skills, proficiency in Outlook, Excel & PowerPoint
• Willingness to work out of all regional offices and to travel according to the needs of the role
In return, the Finance Assistant will receive a salary of £18,000 per annum

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