Finance Assistant

Ainscough Crane Hire Limited
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Finance Assistant

Reports to: Financial Controller
Location: Leyland
Salary: Competitive

Ainscough Wind Energy Services are looking for a pro-active and highly organised individual to provide finance support to the Assistant Management Accountant and Financial Controller.

The role would be well suited to a trainee accountant. Appropriate training support will be provided where applicable.

Role profile

  • Working with the Assistant Management Accountant and Financial Controller to assist with the timely completion of monthly tasks.
  • Play a role in implementation and future development of new SAP B1 system.
  • Excellent opportunity to learn and develop.

Key accountabilities

  • Ownership of purchase ledger, inclusive of:
  • Invoice processing and payment run generation;
  • Supplier statement reconciliations.
  • Sales Ledger credit control ensuring:
  • Invoices raised in timely fashion;
  • All debt is received in a timely manner;
  • Recovery of overdue debt whilst maintaining positive internal and external relationships
  • Allocation of bank receipts
  • Working in tandem with Assistant Management Accountant to help produce timely and accurate monthly management accounts and cost analysis.
  • Other project work and other adhoc analysis as required.


  • Motivated with a desire to learn;
  • Attention to detail and a drive to produce useful, well considered output
  • Capable of building relationships outside of Finance and liaising with other departments;
  • Ability to meet demanding deadlines

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