Finance Assistant

  • Job Reference: DXL15113
  • Date Posted: 3 January 2019
  • Recruiter: Marske Recruitment
  • Location: Stockton-on-Tees, County Durham
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Dominique Lawton
  • Email: dominique.lawton@msspeople.com
  • Telephone: 01642 718946

Job Description

MSS People are working with an established client who require a Finance Administrator to join their team based in Stockton.

You will be part of a highly skilled, self-motivated, Finance Department, whose primary objective is to ensure meet company, statutory and all other regulatory financial requirements to the specified standards.

Your main responsibilities:

  • To accurately prepare the accounting ledgers for designated companies, including sales and purchase invoicing, bank accounts, cash management, and month-end reporting.
  • To ensure timely and accurate processing and payment of purchase invoices. To include preparation of fortnightly payment runs and all ad hoc payments.
  • Responsible for a diverse range of Finance administration duties.
  • Maintain an appreciation and up-to-date knowledge of Financial systems, policies & initiatives as required, enabling the provision of cover for colleagues.
  • Provision of excellent customer service & positive promotion of the Finance Department to internal & external customers & colleagues, in line with changing business needs and Finance strategies and requirements.

Minimum requirements:

  • Minimum of GCSE / ‘O’ level standard Maths & English
  • AAT – Level 2
  • Relevant practical experience in an accounts position.
  • Experience of successfully working in and contributing to a workplace team environment.
  • Knowledge of double-entry bookkeeping.
  • Knowledge & practical application of Financial data management systems.

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