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Finance Assistant

Posted on Jul 2, 2019 by CV-Library

Sherborne, Dorset, United Kingdom
Call Center & Customer Service
Immediate Start
£0 - £0 Annual
Gap professional are operating as an employment agency on behalf of its client, a reputable based company who are looking for a Finance Assistant

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Sherbourne

Hours of work: Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Salary: Negotiable


You will be responsible for the bookkeeping and accounting support for several entities including limited companies, charities and partnerships within the property, retail, wholesale and consultancy sectors.

Main Responsibilities:

* Ensure all finance functions and accounting records are maintained and management accounts prepared accurately and in a timely manner

* Undertake all prime entry bookkeeping tasks ensuring all income and costs have been appropriately approved, recorded accurately and VAT where applicable is correctly treated

* Create all payments runs whether weekly or adhoc

* Assist with the preparation of CIS and VAT returns ensuring these are submitted on time

* Prepare regular reconciliations not limited to weekly bank reconciliations, monthly income reconciliations, actual v budget costs summaries as an example

* Undertake credit control if required

* Maintain all fixed asset registers, ledgers and control accounts accurately

* Prepare management accounts to trial balance and assist with the preparation of the statutory accounts with supporting year end audit files where required for internal and external review

* Undertake project work as required

* Provide holiday and sickness cover for other team members when required

* Report to your Team Leader


* Is AAT qualified or qualified by experience with at least three years of relevant experience within practice or industry

* Has experience of VAT, with knowledge of CIS being an advantage

* Can proactively prioritise their own work as this role deals with a high volume of information

* Has integrity, discretion and the ability to deal with confidential information

* Has excellent administration and communication skills (both written and verbal with attention to detail)

* Is tactful, diplomatic and approachable, with the ability to deal assertively with a wide range of people

* Has excellent IT skills, a sound working knowledge of Microsoft Office and experience of using accounting software

* Is flexible and willing to learn

* Enjoys working on their own or as part of a wider team, being a team player is key.


* Salary dependant on experience

* 8% employer pension contribution

* 25 days holiday plus bank holidays

* Individual BUPA cover

* Life insurance 4 x gross salary

* Payment of your annual professional qualification membership subscription

* Our commitment to provide you with ongoing CPD to enhance your personal knowledge, skills and experience

* Parking

Closing date is 2nd August 2019

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gap professional are committed to the selection, recruitment and development of the best people, basing judgements solely on suitability for the job. Whilst we endeavour to respond to all applications individually, due to high volumes, this is not always possible. Thank you for your interest in this role and we look forward to working with you in the future

Reference: 210333575

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