Finance Assistant

in Manchester

What will you be doing?

You will provide support to the Finance Manager, Finance team, and all budget holders within the business. This role involves:

  • Ownership of purchase ledger including payment runs, supplier statements reconciliation and employee expense
  • Timesheets management
  • Daily bank reconciliations including posting client receipts
  • Accounting for all actual spend in respect of capital and operating expenditure within the business
  • Preparation and issue of flash time reports and employee time report
  • Preparation and production of other weekly/monthly reporting requirements for the Operation Management Team
  • Assisting with the preparation and production of the monthly Management Accounts pack. Incorporating all key tasks and activities as outlined within the monthly Finance Timetable to deadline
  • Sales ledger cover
  • Providing support as needed within the Finance team

What will you bring?

  • 5 GCSEs, A*-C grades with a minimum B in Maths
  • Studying towards an accounting qualification (e.g. AAT, CIMA or equivalent)
  • School education to A Level or equivalent
  • Logical, analytical thinking
  • Enthusiasm and determination
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Proactive approach to problem solving and a desire to drive change
  • Responsible for your own development
  • Experience of Sales Ledger
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong relationships with internal colleagues and clients
  • Strong Excel skills and experience with Sage 200 and project accounting
  • Ability to explain in layman’s terms general accounting practices, processes and systems
  • Experience working to a high level of accuracy and good attention to detail

What’s in it for you?

Wherever you’re based, we’ll provide a creative, flexible and supportive place to work. Across our offices we offer a generous benefits package, tailored professional development plans and regular social events.

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