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Finance Assistant

Reference:
VAC-22
Sector:
Finance Admin/Assistant, HR, Recruitment & Finance
Salary:
£21,000 to £25,000 Per Annum
Town/City:
Chalfont Saint Peter
Contract Type:
Full Time

Finance Assistant

Full time basis, 5 days per week

Luxury distribution company based in Chalfont St Peter, Bucks

The purpose of this role:

To process the day to day finances and supply accurate information to the Finance Director for the preparation of the management accounts. To ensure that the Company’s standard of service is met and adhered to at all times.

Main Duties:

  • All aspects of Purchase Ledger including raising payments
  • All aspects of Sales Ledger including credit control
  • Bank reconciliation (multi currency accounts)
  • Daily monitoring of exchange rates and purchasing foreign currency
  • Processing expense claims, credit card expenses and petty cash
  • Preparing weekly cashflow forecasts
  • Producing accurate monthly statistics and analyses
  • General accounts administration including filing, archiving and correspondence
  • Other office administration tasks as required, e.g. ordering stationery
  • Daily use of Sage 50 Accounts and Excel

Qualities & Skills Required:

  • Recent experience in a similar Finance Assistant role
  • Attention to detail with excellent numeracy and literacy skills - accuracy is critical
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Proactive approach and ability to work well on your own initiative as well as part of a team
  • An enthusiastic and positive personality is essential
  • Experience of SAP desirable
  • The company carries out a Criminal Record Check on new employees during pre-employment checks

Salary: £21,000 to £25,000 plus a good range of company benefits

To apply please send your CV, covering letter and salary expectations.

This role will be advertised until 31st January 2017 with a view to conducting interviews in February 2017. Due to the volume of applications received, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time