Finance Assistant

Recruiter
Prince Personnel Limited
Location
Telford
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Finance Assistant Telford Monday – Friday 37.5 hours per week Permanent £20,000 - £25,000 per annum + 25 days holiday + stats + excellent benefits Prince Personnel are working with a leading corporate organisation based in Telford, who are looking to appoint a Finance Assistant to join their finance team in a permanent job role. Purpose: Assist the Financial Controller in the development, preparation and maintenance of accurate financial information and accounting records to meet the reporting requirements of the business. In doing so, adhere to and assist in maintaining financial control and in ensuring that the company’s accounting policies are applied consistently and correctly. Key Accountabilities • Maintain accurate accounting records for the business, including, but not limited to: • Control and balance the cashbook, ensuring all payments and receipts are recorded accurately and in accordance with the deadlines • Reconcile the general ledger balance to the bank statements • Prepare balance sheet reconciliations • Prepare/load general ledger journals • Prepare monthly accruals and prepayments, income deferral and sales commission capitalisation • Responsibility for accounting for transactions relating to areas of the business • Assist in the management of the fixed asset register, including the completion of an annual inventory • Prepare returns for UK Finance and other regulatory returns as required • Manage bank account set ups • Undertake any other duties as specified from time to time in accordance with the business requirements, including cover for absences within the Finance team • Ensure compliance with all relevant legislation and keep up-to-date with the company’s regulatory training programme • Take a proactive role in the development and improvement of Finance processes thereby enhancing the effectiveness of Finance as a service provider To be considered for this role you will ideally be studying a professional qualification, have previous accounts experience and be fully conversant in Excel. We will carefully consider your details and advise you if we're able to progress with your application within 72 hours. If you do not hear from us within this time your details won’t be retained. So, if you're not successful on this occasion, do continue to respond to future roles we advertise. In the meantime, all good wishes and continued success with your search for employment. About Us Prince Personnel are an employment agency working on behalf of our client. Whether you’re seeking a new permanent position, temporary assignment or contract you’ll find us easy to deal with. Located in thriving Telford, we focus on jobs in Shropshire, Staffordshire and North Wales. Prince Personnel specialise in commercial, accounts and finance and technical recruitment. With the best jobs around we are an independent agency working hard for you. Reference: MP21744