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Finance Assistant

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Accountancy

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £29000 - £34000 per annum + Pension, 25 days holiday, shares

  • Contact:

    Sean Smith

  • Contact email:

    Sean@magpierecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-1769_1678986008

  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2023-04-15

Finance Assistant
Waterloo Salary
£29,000 to £34,000
Monday to Friday 9:00am to 5:30pm

Dynamic, progressive and award-winning managed IT consultancy services provider in Waterloo are recruiting a Finance Assistant who has used Xero to join the accounts team. This is pivotal role where you will lead the move from paper based accounts to the Xero cloud based system. They offer amazing benefits including Company Share Option Scheme, hybrid working and study support. Other incentives include team days out, amazing Christmas parties and 25 days holiday excluding the 8 bank holidays!

Role Responsibilities of the Finance Assistant:

Purchase Ledger - invoice coding, data entry and payment preparation. Payment of staff expense claims. Sales Ledger - posting customer receipts, issuing monthly statements, chasing overdue accounts. Bank reconciliations. Preparation/posting of accrual and prepayment journals.

Essential Skills of the Finance Assistant:

Experience with the Xero accounting package is essential. At least 5 years experience as a Finance Assistant/Bookkeeper. Very good knowledge of Excel. Ability to work with the minimum of supervision.

Attributes:

You will have strong communication skills and be a team player, able to collaborate with your colleagues across the company You will be resourceful and have good problem-solving skills. You will work well under pressure and be well-organised and capable of meeting deadlines and delivering work to a high standard.

Benefits for the Finance Assistant:

Company Share Option Scheme 25 days holiday Employer Pension Scheme Professional Qualification Training Staff Benefits Scheme - Sodexo Central London Office Salary £29,000 to £34,000