Finance Assistant

Wolverley Village
£19,000 per annum
27 Jul 2017
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Due to rapid expansion, our West Midlands based company has an immediate vacancy for a temporary to permanent full time Finance Assistant for our West Midlands region with the possibility of a permanent position for the successful candidate.

The ideal candidate will be looking for a challenging but rewarding career move into a well-established, national charity. You will be joining our small but busy team. The main purpose of the role is to take responsibility for the transactions and reconciling ledgers and support the Financial Directors.

The duties of the Finance Assistant fall into four main categories : Payments & Expenditure / Sales Ledger / VAT & gift aid / Fixed assets & stock including :-

To support the Financial Director and the Finance Manager
Delivery of transaction processes and financial reporting
Process and input of purchase order requests
Reconciling statements
Ensure the monthly reports meet all necessary deadlines
Raise sales orders on a daily and weekly basis
Manage credit card statements and transactions
Prepare accruals and prepayments
Raise sales ledger invoices
Maintain a gift aid record
Month end reports
Process twice monthly payments runs
Maintaining the fixed assets and the stock register

The successful Accounts Assistant will possess the following skills:-

Background of working in a small office environment
Excellent time keeping and self-management skills
Qualified by experience only or if you are part qualified, ACCA, AAT that would be advantageous
Working knowledge of VAT and Gift Aid would be advantageous

This vacancy offers you the opportunity to make your mark within an already successful charity and offers a pleasant and friendly working environment, free onsite parking, working hours are 37.5 a week.

Start date: This role can offer an immediate start for the right candidate
Salary: £22,000

This is a superb opportunity to work for a well established business on the outskirts of Dudley.