Finance Assistant - Skipton, North Yorkshire

Orange Recruitment
10 Jan 2018
09 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Finance Assistant
Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 3AE

Our client, a Skipton-based Entertainment Group, are a highly successful award-winning Creative Production Company providing full entertainment programmes to Cruise Lines and the Leisure Industry. They also provides role-play actors for training and education and have specialist divisions providing digital content solutions for the heritage, museum and tourism sectors. They also own a Bar and Restaurant in a Grade II listed building, refurbished to high specification in the bustling market town of Skipton.

This is a fantastic opportunity for Finance Assistant to work within an amazing company currently moving through significant change and growth and to become an integral part of the team.

Key Tasks:

  • Working with the Sage 200 for purchase control
  • Processing information for payroll
  • Credit card processing
  • Processing of petty cash in and out
  • Daily upkeep of purchase ledger across three separate companies.
  • Processing of Purchase Orders and credit card spend
  • Working with the Company Purchase Order system
  • Bank payments and updating records for HMRC
  • Creating and maintaining Excel spread sheets
  • Assist with general office administration including filing, organisation, data inputting, printing, photocopying and telephone duties
  • Attend departmental meetings as required
  • Providing support to the Head of Finance and Senior Management as directed
  • Demonstrating and maintaining a high level of trustworthiness and confidentiality
  • Performing any other duties which may be appropriate to the position

Personal Specification:

  • Self-motivation
  • The ability to work under pressure and produce quick and accurate financial information
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent Excel knowledge and experience
  • Sage knowledge and experience is desirable but not essential as training will be given
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Strong negotiation and relationship skills
  • An ability to effectively prioritise and project manage a busy workload

Please submit your CV, salary expectations and cover letter explaining why you believe you are the ideal candidate online today!

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