Finance Assistant

Recruiter
Badenoch & Clark
Location
Crawley
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
13 Apr 2017
Closes
13 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Badenoch & Clark are currently working alongside a well established company based out of West Sussex towards the appointment of a Finance Assistant. Offering comprehensive study support, this role allows for a resounding amount of progression and will facilitate your development in becoming a fully qualified accountant.
Reporting into the Finance Manager, you will be accountable for the timely and accurate delivery of bank and cash records with full monthly reconciliations. Your work will be pivotal in aiding the wider finance team and as such you will require a meticulous attention to detail.
Accountabilities
* To provide support to the other members of the Cash Team by assuming responsibility for ensuring the satisfactory completion of cash team duties by deadlines
* To deliver service excellence to all internal stakeholders and ensure that timelines and strict key performance indicators are adhered to at all times
* Assisting in other general duties as requested by Senior Management and working towards streamlining month end processes and reducing timelines
* Clearing and allocating all items on the UK bank accounts in SAP and investigating any unrecognised payments, including direct debits, credit cards, payments, catering sales
* Monthly balance sheet reconciliation and banking of cheques
* Setting up and monitoring cash services with appointed carrier and ensuring correct service level is provided
* Liaising and maintaining close working relationships with both AP and AR teams, as well as our banks, carrier provider and external sites

Essentials
* Degree level education or equivalent desirable
* AAT studier or qualified desirable
* Excellent problem solving skills along with the ability to identify and escalate matters which require remedial attention
* Proactive, methodical and analytical nature

Badenoch & Clark is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Badenoch & Clark is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a registered Disability Symbol User.