Finance Assistant

Recruiter
Hays
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£21000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + study support, bonus
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Dec 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Broad and progressive Finance Assistant role for a growing retail business. Based in Victoria, London. £25k

Your new company
You will be working for an exciting retail and leisure start-up business based in Victoria, London. The company has been running for over 2 years now and established a loyal and growing customer base. With 3 revenue streams covering training and gym management, food and beverage outlets and retail channels. The company has a broad offering and presents the opportunity to get involved in a variety of duties. The business is growing fast and looking to expand the team.

Your new role
You will be reporting in to a knowledgeable and charismatic Head of Finance, completing the role of Finance Assistant. You will be completing a broad range of responsibilities covering the purchase and sales ledgers, month end tasks plus assisting with some financial reporting and analysis. Your work will be completed on Xero and Excel. Duties will include:

  • Processing purchase invoices and raising sales invoices
  • Credit control
  • Journal postings
  • Resolving queries with both customers and clients
  • Daily bank reconciliations
  • Reconciliation of monthly expenses and credit card spends
  • Prepayments and accruals
  • Supporting with the audit
  • Ad-hoc month end reporting and analysis


What you'll need to succeed
You must have 1-4 years finance experience to be considered for this role and have a strong understanding of basic accounting principles. You should have knowledge of how stock works and Xero system experience is beneficial. You must be able to give examples of formulae you can utilise on Excel and have a 'can do' problem solving attitude. You should also be excited about the prospect of working for a growing business that has an ethos around health and well-being.

What you'll get in return
You will joining a passionate and supportive team that will help your develop your skills. The role offers a broad range of responsibilities and with the pace of the business growth, future opportunities are endless. You will receive a salary up to £26k for your work and there is the potential to receive study support.

What you need to do now
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