Finance Assistant

Recruiter
Coburg Banks Limited
Location
Sheffield
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Finance Assistant
Based in Sheffield
Salary: £15,000 - £20,000 + Excellent Benefits

One of the UK's largest and foremost law firms is currently looking to recruit a number of Finance Assistants on permanent and fixed term contracts at their Sheffield office. Offering a competitive salary plus benefits including pension, health insurance, gym membership and plenty more, this is a fantastic opportunity to join and develop your career with one of the country's leading legal firms.

The Role
You would join a centralised Financial Operations team, where exciting opportunities exist in areas including purchase ledger, bank reconciliation and electronic payment processing. Responsibilities will vary depending on your experience and will include…
o Preparation of daily BACS receipts list, for processing to the Accounts System
o Processing high volume CHAPS and bacs payments
o Reviewing and approving supplier invoice payment requests
o Review of expense claims to ensure VAT regulations are met
o Updating client records on the practice management system accurately
o Bank reconciliations with full investigation of reconciling and suspense items for clients and office accounts

The Candidate
Successful candidates will have some experience of working within a Finance department preferably in a large company. A significant part of your role will involve speaking to internal customers on the telephone therefore strong customer service skills are essential.

While the company are currently looking to recruit a number of talented Finance Assistants at all levels to support the continued growth of the team, if you have experience of leadership in a Financial Transactions Processing environment then we would love to hear from you too.

The Company
The 11th largest law firm in the UK, founded in 1912 and operating out of 14 UK offices with over 2,500 members of staff.

The job will be suitable for candidates who have experience as the following: Finance Administrator, Finance Assistant, Accounts Assistant, Accounts Administrator, Finance Officer, Accounts Clerk, Junior Accountant, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payments Processor.

We are acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this role.