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Finance Assistant

  • Location:

    Richmond upon Thames

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  • Salary:

    Up to £35000 per annum

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    Magpie Recruitment

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  • Published:

    16 days ago

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Finance Assistant
Monday - Friday

An established confectionary brand are looking for you to become their Finance Assistant!

As a Finance Assistant, you will monitor financial collections from customers, monitor credit provided to customers and maintain an accurate database.

In the role you will be reporting to the International Finance Director and work closely with the Operations and Sales teams.

Finance Assistant Duties:

  • Monitoring and Pursuing cash collections from customers including issuing a weekly report.
  • Identifying and Resolving cash collection issues and Issuing debit and credit notes to customers.
  • Monitoring and Running credit checks provided to customers.
  • Ensuring receipts are up to date and resolving any invoice discrepancies.
  • Providing timely and accurate creditors and debtors reports.
  • Running Month End Sales Ledger reconciliations.
  • Checking and approving pricing on orders.

Finance Assistant Specification:

  • Minimum Part-qualified ACCA / CIMA / AAT.
  • Excellent communication skills and Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Previous experience in a similar role is beneficial.
  • Good knowledge of accounting systems and Strong numerical accuracy.
  • Strong IT literacy including Excel, comfortable operating and learning new systems.
  • Demonstrate good organisational skills, attention to detail and the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Be a motivated, trusted team player with the drive and enthusiasm to achieve goals and work to the highest standards.

Company Benefits:

  • Access to company pension scheme.
  • 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays.
  • Performance based bonus.

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