Finance Assistant

Newton Abbot, UK
08 Aug 2019
07 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
This is a great opportunity for a career with a growing family owned company, whose people are committed to service excellence. Reporting to the Financial Controller, the successful candidate will assist with a range of accounting and administrative tasks to support continued business growth.

They offer a competitive salary with flexible working around a core set of hours between Monday and Friday. The role will provide at least 15 hours per week with the potential to increase as the business continues to grow.

About the Finance Assistant role:

This really is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Finance Assistant who likes variation and to be part of a team. Duties will include: -
  • Managing the sales ledger
  • Responding to customer queries
  • Recording customer remittances
  • Undertaking the weekly bank reconciliation
  • Managing credit control and sending out appropriate correspondence
  • Managing and recording petty cash payments
  • Matching delivery notes to the corresponding purchase invoice, following up and resolving any discrepancies
  • Matching credit card receipts to the corresponding monthly statement
  • Other duties as and when required

About You:

The successful candidate must have a minimum of one year's experience in a similar finance / accountancy role with solid sales ledger experience and strong credit control knowledge.
  • Be motivated and highly organised
  • Have an excellent attention to detail whilst maintaining a flexible and adaptable approach
  • Demonstrate solid IT skills, particularly Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word, with the ability to learn new software
  • Possess good communication skills, including a confident telephone manner

If you have a working knowledge of Sage 50, then even better.

What you can expect:
  • Competitive salary
  • EAP scheme
  • Flexible working
  • Social events during the year

How to apply for the Finance Assistant role:

If you have the skills and experience required for this Finance Assistant job, just click "apply" today and watch out for an email giving you more information on how to tailor your application and provide a cover letter or any other supporting documents you may have.

You must be eligible to work in the UK.

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