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Finance Assistant

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  • Sector:

    Engineering, Supply Chain and Procurement

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £23000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Lody

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)118 902 8800

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  • Published:

    18 days ago

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ROLE- Finance Assistant
LOCATION- Hungerford
TERM- Permanent
SALARY- £20,000 - £23,000, dependent on experience
My client designs and manufactures products and systems within the Renewable Energy sector. They are looking for a Finance Assistant to join their team in Berkshire on a permanent basis.
Customer relations, phone manner and clear email communication are vital for this role using the basic office administration applications such as Word, Excel, and Outlook.
The Finance Assistant will ideally have the following attributes:
  • Confident, proactive, highly organised and professional
  • Can-do attitude, flexible nature, responsive
  • Pro-active telephone skills
  • Clear communicator
  • Ideally have a good understanding of accounts
  • Knowledge of Pastel and/or NetSuite would be beneficial too
  • Full training will be provided for the right candidate
The Finance Assistant role will involve:
  • Raising customer invoices
  • Inputting supplier invoices and stock reconciliation
  • Monthly debt management and collections including customer statements
  • Carrying out regular credit check on customers and reviewing customer credit limits
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Balance sheet reconciliations – AR, Bank, Petty Cash, Credit Card
  • Assisting with month end procedures
  • Working on streamlining and improving system processes
  • Assisting VAT returns and year end audits
  • Assisting in the monthly review of overheads and nominal codes
  • Reviewing open orders and following up with the Sales Team if required
  • Liaising with the Projects Team for delivery notes
  • There is plenty of scope for this role to develop and expand as the business continues to grow
If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.