Finance Assistant

Reed Accountancy
London (Central)
12 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Role: Finance Assistant
Duration: 6 months
Location: Central London
Start: 22nd January 2018

Have you completed a number of internships or work experience within accounts? How about getting paid for one?!
Are you keen to build on your current experience and gain further experience within an accounts team?
If this is you, then please read on for the below opportunity…

Our client is a leading membership body based in central London who are about to go live with a brand new project and need you to keep the project running smoothly. In your role, you will support the Finance & Membership Department in the processing of member compensation claims. The role offers plenty variety as you will have the opportunity to assist within the finance and membership team once their project goes live in early February.

Duties for the role include:


• Checking the relevant paperwork and supporting documents of the claims
• Checking information to ensure it is correct such as bank details, names etc
• Ensure claims have been correctly authorized
• Setting up payments/payment files to upload in to banking portal
• Make sure that all documents are filed and stored correctly
• Dealing with any queries regarding anything that is not clear
• Keeping track of claims made in a spreadsheets/trackers
• Additional general finance processing and support to be offered


• Picking up phone calls to deal with member queries
• Directing members to the correctly department
• Commutating any issues effectively between Finance & Membership Team
• Supporting Membership team on daily tasks

Experience wise, ideally you will have a degree level qualification and 12- 18 months finance experience.

Basic Excel will be a doddle to you and you may even have some more advanced Excel tricks up your sleeve.
You have Accounts Payable experience under your belt and high volumes of payments won’t faze you. You have customer service experience and can take and make calls to members like a pro. Your communication skills are second to none and you pride yourself on your attention to detail.

Don’t delay, click apply, it could be the start of something great!

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