Finance Assistant - Central derby - Immediate Start Available

Finance Assistant - Central derby - Immediate Start Available

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    Accounting and Finance, Finance Clerical

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    £20000 - £22000 per annum

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    Ruby Webster

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    over 1 year ago

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Finance Assistant - Central derby - Immediate Start Available

Cherry Professional are pleased to be working with a vibrent business based near to Pride Park in Derby. Our client is looking to recruit for a finance assistant to start ASAP - please only apply of you are immediately available or on a reduced notice period.

A Finance Assistant is an integral part of the team responsible for maintaining an efficient and accurate Finance function within a business.The work will include bookkeeping activities, working with sales & purchase ledgers and running calculations to ensure that records and payments are correct.

A Finance Assistant will report to the Finance Director.

Roles, Duties & Responsibilities

Processing Daily Direct Debits
Daily Introducer Pay-outs
Various Bank Reconciliations, Postings & balancing accounts
Verifying calculations working in the Accounts & loan book systems
Covering monthly payroll workings
Raising Sales Invoices & credit control
Purchase Ledger - Receiving & processing all invoices, expense forms & related payments
Cash Allocations, Handling & writing cheques & banking
Maintaining spreadsheets
Managing Petty cash reconciliations
Processing month end reports
Journal processing

What we are looking for from you:

Strong understanding of the workings in an office environment and working within a team
Strong understanding of accountancy & bookkeeping
Basic understanding of a finance company
Previous accountancy experience
Excellent interpersonal skills - to deal with customers, supplier, introducers & funders
Very good organisational skills and ability to work towards deadlines, prioritise workload, and sometimes implement own processes
Ability to work well under pressure around busy month ends