Finance Assistant

Location
Thatcham
Salary
21000.00 to 25000.00 Per Year
Posted
17 Nov 2016
Closes
15 Dec 2016
Sectors
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is seeking a Finance Assistant to join their rapidly expanding company in Thatcham. Reporting directly to the Finance and HR Manager, this role will lead to assuming primary responsibility for purchasing (including liaising with suppliers), as well as maintaining the books and reconciling the company accounts.

Roles and responsibilities:
??? Assisting with day-to-day finance operations and queries
??? Tracking budgets; managing cashflow; forecasting; reconciliations; weekly payment runs; assisting with monthly payroll reports
??? Assisting with staff expense processing and checking credit card expenditure
??? Bookkeeping (using QuickBooks) reconciling up to trial balance; VAT returns; PAYE processing; raising invoices
??? Produce management accounts
??? Undertake and maintain an accurate filing system for the department

This is a great opportunity to join them at a time when there is an exciting career ahead of you.

Candidate Requirements:
??? 5+ Years experience
??? Should have bookkeeping, accountancy, or similar finance qualification/formal training
??? GCSE Maths & English Language or equivalent
??? Understanding of VAT and PAYE
??? Good knowledge of accounting packages (knowledge of QuickBooks would be beneficial but not essential)
??? Ability to use initiative and willingness to learn
??? Excellent telephone manner
??? Must have good reporting, interpersonal and communication skills
??? Organisation skills
??? Excellent attendance to help ensure smooth running of the department
??? Can work well as an individual or with others

A small amount of short travel is likely and someone with a car would be preferred as trips to the bank and local suppliers are sometimes required.

Benefits:
??? Free Perkbox Membership (phone insurance, breakdown cover, tastecard, discounted Cinema Tickets etc.)
??? Salary Sacrifice Schemes( healthcare cover, denplan cover, childcare vouchers)
??? ??21,000 - ??25,000 pa
??? 25 Days holiday

To be considered for this excellent opportunity, please apply today!

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