Finance Assistant

  • Location
    Lytham St Annes, Lancashire
  • Salary
    £ 17550 - £ 18630 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Banking and Financial Services
  • External Reference
    JN-022021-165183

I am delighted to have the pleasure of supporting one of fabulous client based in the Blackpool area who are looking to welcome a finance assistant to their team ASAP !! They are a people centric business, putting their customers and employees at the heart of what they do.


A beautiful beach front location on the Fylde coast and Remote working is also available.


What does the role entail?


* Inputting Sales Ledger, Purchase Ledger and Cash Book transactions on a timely basis to assist with the monthly production of the management accounts.


* Making payments via BACs and taking over the phone card payments, carried out by following procedures to ensure compliance and mitigate risk to the business


* Proactively liaising with customers and suppliers to ensure ledgers are accurate and issues are addressed, communicating via telephone, email and face to face meetings


* Resolve any complaints and service issues quickly to the satisfaction of the customer ensuring that business retained and customer loyalty is strengthened.


* Maintain strong working relationships with other teams to foster an environment that strengthens the core and continuously improves.


* Proactively challenge working practices to enable delivery of a service that is customer focused and adds value.


* Develop self and suggest improvements to the service you deliver by gaining knowledge through continued professional development provided by the company.


* Take ownership of one set of small company accounts to develop commercial awareness and accounting rules


What skills and experience are required for this role?


* GCSE standard passes including Maths and English, or equivalent


* Book-keeping and Ledger experience an advantage


* Excellent communication skills


* Experience of working in a fast paced environment to strict deadlines


* Team player



What else can they offer you?


* 25 days' annual leave plus bank holidays (pro rata)


* Performance bonuses


* Onsite canteen and coffee shop


* Bupa Cash Plan (including dental and optical care) and Bupa Select Health Scheme (including inpatient and outpatient services)


* Pension (up to 4% contribution match)


* Financial services


* Onsite subsidised gym


* Death in service benefit


* Long service award


* Workplace listener scheme


* Free onsite parking

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Judi Webster