Finance Assistant

Osborne Appointments
£18k - 20k per year + Parking
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


We are working on behalf of our reputable Bedford based client whois seeking an experienced Finance Assistant to join their team on a contract basis until June 2018.

Working within a small team, you will be reporting to the Finance Manager and assisting with sales and purchase ledger, credit control and bank reconciliation. Further duties will include the following:

  • Producing and dispatching of termly and interim invoices in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Post receipts on a daily basis in line with bank statements
  • Responsible for the credit control of specific accounts including the preparation of correspondence, chasing returned payments, daily monitoring of current and past accounts.
  • To Identify credit balances and issue refunds where necessary.
  • Identify and escalate more complicated credit control issues to the Senior Finance Assistant in a comprehensive, structured and timely manner.
  • To complete bank reconciliation on a daily basis.
  • Undertake ad hoc finance tasks as required.

The hours are Monday to Thursday 8.30am - 5.00pm and Friday 8.30am - 4.30pm.

Established in 1995, Osborne Appointments is an independently owned recruitment agency specialising in the supply of temporary, contract and permanent placements. OA are committed to placing the right candidate in the right job every time and pride ourselves in outstanding levels of Candidate Satisfaction.

Thank you for your interest in this position. It is with regret that we are unable to respond personally to each individual application due to the high volume of CVs we receive on a daily basis. However, your application will be reviewed by one of our qualified consultants within the next 48 hours. If you do not hear from us within this time period, you have unfortunately been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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