Finance Assistant

14 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Finance Assistant working for a large Media company in Central London

Paying up to £20,000

Are you a 2017 Finance/Accounting graduate wanting to take the first step on the path to being a full qualified accountant? You will be working to gain a large wealth of experience across a variety of core accounting responsibilities, provided with full training in a fun, work hard/play hard company environment. This is an ideal role for a 2017 Finance or Accounting based graduate looking for their first foot on the ladder in an exciting and rewarding financial career.

Key Requirements:

  • Demonstrate being pro-active positive mind-set
  • Experienced in Microsoft office, specifically Excel and Word.
  • Evidence of; methodical & attention to detail work ethic and an organised approach
  • Be a good communicator who can easily interact with other departments and the finance team
  • Evidence of a demonstrating a flexible approach
  • Able to ask for assistance or clarification & able to work under pressure.


  • Matching AP invoices on the system.
  • Raising queries internally with other departments and following through to resolution.
  • Pull invoices through to Peoplesoft AP.
  • Allocation of cash/cheques/BACS payments on Peoplesoft AR.
  • Banking all cheques received.
  • Processing billing for all departments - Media, Business Services, Commercial and Travel & Events.
  • Running client statements and sending them out on the first day of month.
  • Debt collection on minor accounts.
  • Reconciling some client ledger accounts.
  • Setting up new clients/vendors/suppliers on AR and AP ledgers.
  • Ensuring the filing of all paperwork is undertaken in a timely fashion.
  • Assisting the Finance team on ad-hoc projects.


  • Smart casual dress code
  • 09:00-17:30 working day with little to no overtime
  • Fun office environment
  • Work hard/Play hard attitude
  • Regular office days out and large parties
  • Free Permanent Health Insurance (PHI)
  • Free Travel Insurance
  • Free Life Assurance
  • Many extra benefits after passing probation

For more informaiton please contact Amel Steel on or

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PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.