Finance Assistant

Cathedral Appointments Ltd
Exeter, UK
19 Oct 2019
30 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Cathedral Appointments is looking for a Finance Assistant to join our client who are experiencing considerable growth and are leaders in their field. This position is reporting to the Finance & Commercial Manager and will be responsible for the day to day accounting function for the business. This is a varied role and requires the successful candidate to be experienced in all accounting tasks.

  • Create sales invoices on Sage according to the project schedules.
  • Monitor and manage debtors liaising with other members of the team as appropriate.
  • Receive credit card payments occasionally by telephone for delegate bookings.
  • Receive purchase invoices, checking against purchase orders and post on Sage
  • Manage the creditor control process ensuring adherence to agreed supplier payment terms.
  • Monthly reconciliation of all company bank accounts.
  • Prepare monthly payroll information for approval and liaise with the external payroll bureau to
  • ensure all statutory pay and pensions are processed.
  • Assist Finance & Commercial Manager in preparing monthly accruals and prepayment journals.


The essential skills required are:
  • The ideal candidate will be qualified or working towards an accounting qualification and have a minimum of one years' experience in a similar role.
  • Experience of using Sage or similar accounting software
  • Strong IT skills, especially Excel and MS Office
  • Attention to detail and methodical approach.
  • A positive approach to customer service
  • A willingness to take on administrative tasks

This is an all-round Finance position and a great opportunity for the right candidate to join a growing business. The successful candidate will have an interest is sustainability and continuous improvement as this is at the heart of everything our client stands for. If you are a team player who is looking for a varied finance position, then this is a great opportunity! In return our client is offering a comprehensive benefits package including flexible working.

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If you have the skills and experience stated, please apply NOW!

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