Finance Assistant

Job Title: Finance Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Ferndown
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-04-09 00:00:00
Reference: 096111025
Contact Name: Alison Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 09, 2019 09:48

Job Description

Sheridan Maine is working exclusively with an expanding business in Ferndown. This is a role for someone who can hit the ground running at its new office.

Primarily responsible for the company bookkeeping, you will also be processing invoices, sales imports and ad hoc administration work.

Being overseen by the Management Accountant you will have the following responsibilities:

• Daily bookkeeping of receipts and payments, working with the Purchase Ledger Assistant to confirm entries to be posted
• Weekly Bank Reconciliations along with month end reconciliations
• Monthly write off postings and allocations
• Preparing and posting invoices, along with chasing for copy invoices
• Importing data into Sage
• Other ad hoc finance / clerical duties

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

• A good working knowledge of Sage Line 50 for bookkeeping and reconciliations
• Previous bookkeeping experience desirable
• Comfortable with Microsoft Office applications including Excel, must be computer literate
• AAT qualified or student would be a benefit
• Well organised and able to prioritise key tasks
• Experience of using bespoke in-house database

This role is offered on a temp to perm basis

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