Finance Assistant

  • Location
    Kendal, Cumbria
  • Salary
    £10.76/Hourly
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Consultancy
  • External Reference
    JN-122021-226052
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Finance Assistant

My client based in Kendal is seeking a temporary full time Finance Assistant. The role is initially temporary but could become permananet for teh right person.


If you're good with numbers, have great attention to detail and brilliant computer skills this job might be right up your street!


They need a Finance Assistant to support their Site Controller in the maintenance of the account ledgers, the preparing and sharing of information including reporting to the management team. Updating financial records and processing invoices.


You need to be focused, forward thinking and are happy to suggest changes or improvements to increase accuracy, efficiency and looks for ways in which we can reduce costs.


What you'll be doing:



  • Entering invoices and credit notes on the purchase & sales ledgers

  • Assisting with the resolution of problems on invoices / purchase orders / supplier queries

  • Reconciliation of supplier statements

  • Expense claim processing / reconciliation

  • Filing of documentation

  • Assisting the Site Controller with the preparation of payment runs

  • Delivery, collection and distribution of the Finance Department's post


And as you would expect any other reasonable duties that assists in the effective running of the department.


What you'll need:



  • Great numeracy skills, with a high degree of accuracy

  • Good IT skills

  • Good communication skills

  • Customer service focus

  • Educated to GCSE or equivalent standard.


Previous experience in an accounting environment would be advantageous, but not essential.


Please call Pip on 01539 739088 for more info.





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