Finance Assistant

Job Title: Finance Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Blackburn
Salary: £18000 per annum, Benefits: 21 days Hol + BH, Free Parking, Working hours of 9-5 Mon to Fri
Start Date: 2019-02-06 00:00:00
Reference: 091500398
Contact Name: Jo Bretherton
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 09, 2019 09:08

Job Description


A long established and highly successful manufacturing business who design and produce a unique range of stylish products for both the residential and commercial markets. Due to expansion; they are looking to recruit on a Permanent basis for a dedicated, confident and enthusiastic Finance Assistant to join their friendly Finance Team.


Joining a friendly Finance team of 6; the main purpose of the role is to process financial information across multiple departments ensuring it is complete and accurate. This role reports to the Assistant Accountant and duties will include processing high volumes supplier invoices onto the accounting system (bespoke), carrying out supplier statement reconciliations, dealing with supplier queries and maintaining accounts, supplier payment processing, performing daily bank reconciliations and postings and assisting with monthly balance sheet reconciliations for key control accounts. Duties also include assisting with the preparation and posting of journals, liaising with suppliers over the telephone and via email, liaising with customers to ensure they have received their invoices and any other ad hoc duties when required.


This role comes with working hours of 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday and the company are also trialling an early Friday finish. Free Parking and 21 days holiday plus BH.


The ideal Candidate will be detail oriented, have excellent communication skills, have high levels of accuracy when inputting data and have previous experience of working within a Finance Team. The ideal Candidate in addition to this will be a proficient user of Microsoft Office including Word, Outlook and Excel.