Finance Assistant

Recruiter
SF Recruitment
Location
Birmingham, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
02 Jul 2019
Closes
01 Aug 2019
Ref
1191277733
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Accounts Assistant required for an exciting temporary to permanent opportunity offering an immediate start working within a well established business based in Birmingham City Centre. You will be working as part of a small friendly team and you will be responsible for Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Cash Allocations and Bank Reconciliations.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following knowledge, skills and experience:
Educated to GCSE or equivalent standard in Mathematics and English Language
Experience in Accounts Payable - in order to perform the job effectively, and with minimum supervision, the jobholder will require the skills, professional knowledge and experience gained from working within an accounts payable environment.
Jobholders will be confident and accurate in the use of computerised finance systems for the input of numerical and alphabetical data, and the output of standard reports.
Experience in Supplier Account Reconciliations
Basic understanding of VAT and taxation rules relating to purchases and payments
Raising invoices
Bank reconciliations
High level of customer awareness
Good attention to detail
Ability to achieve deadlines when working under pressure
Excellent organisational and planning skills
Ability to demonstrate initiative - capable of making considered decisions confidently and correctly and taking related actions
Excellent communication skills, confident & professional in both verbal and written, together with a high level of interpersonal skills
Strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent IT skills including spreadsheets and word processing packages

My client is a well established business based in Birmingham City Centre with an open and friendly culture. They offer modern open plan offices and are easily accessible by public transport.

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