Finance Assistant

Sellick Partnership
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Sellick Partnership are a well-established Professional Services Recruitment Specialist, leading in legal and financial recruitment, operating across seven offices nationwide. Our Manchester head office team is currently recruiting for a fantastic opportunity as a Finance Assistant within our internal payroll team.

Reporting to the Finance Director, you will take on a variety of responsibilities whilst working alongside a strong team who will provide superb all around training. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking for a long-term role, working in a fast paced, hard-working team environment.

The role

This role presents a fantastic opportunity for anyone looking to grow a career in finance. The successful candidate will be joining a great team who provide exceptional accounts and payroll support to our growing specialist legal, finance and accountancy recruitment business.

The key responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting with the weekly payroll of over 600 contractors including processing invoices, holiday pay, remittances, timesheets and weekly finance reports.
  • Dealing with contractor payroll queries, working closely with our recruitment consultants to deliver a high standard of customer service.

The Candidate:

Due to the nature of this role, the successful candidate will have an intermediate level in Microsoft Excel as a minimum. The role requires a switched-on individual who is self-motivated and highly organised. Attention to detail, and fantastic customer service and communication skills are very important to be a success in this role.

Full training is provided on our bespoke timesheet / payroll system and therefore no previous system experience is required. The successful candidate will ideally have experience of working in a similar role in finance, however this is not essential. The successful role holder will need to be able to handle multiple demands with a sense of urgency, confident in working in a fast paced and demanding environment.

Our core business values are Passionate, Respected and Engaging, and these have a significant impact on the way we work both internally and externally. We are honoured to have been recognised as one of the top 100 Best Work Places in the UK by The Great Places to Work ® UK Institute, emphasising Sellick Partnership's dedication to its people by creating an outstanding working culture, staff development and empowerment of individuals.

As well as this, we are listed in the London Stock Exchange and Daily Telegraph's 'Hot 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain', we have achieved Investors in People Silver, attained the ISO 9001 certification and recently been recognised in the Financial Times Top 1,000 of Europe's fastest growing companies. These all demonstrate our reputation for quality, continuous improvement and growth.

For a further insight into our business please visit our careers site at .

If this sounds like the perfect role for you we want to hear from you. Please apply directly or email your CV to Simon Briffa at .