Finance Clerk

Job Title: Finance Clerk
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Reading
Salary: £10.26 per hour
Start Date: 2019-08-12 00:00:00
Reference: 202306578
Contact Name: Kimberley Scott
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 29, 2019 16:07

Job Description

A fantastic temp-perm opportunity has risen to work with UK's largest drinks logistics company which is part of world's leading supply chain business.
Salary on offer £18000-£19000 including full study support towards AAT, great pension scheme, 25 days holidays, fantastic discounts with hundreds of retailers, generous life assurance scheme, Christmas drink hampers and other great benefits.
A market leading drinks logistics company based in Reading has an exciting opportunity for an AAT studier or recent graduate in an accountancy and finance/Mathematics related degree to make their entry into an Accounting role. Starting out initially as a 3month temporary role which will be made permanent for the right candidate, offering excellent career progression opportunities throughout the wider business.
Responsibilities include:

• Taking full ownership of site purchasing activities
• Raising site PO's for Operational management teams
• Ensuring supplier invoice rejections are cleared in a timely manner
• Liaising with shared service accounting teams in Bangalore
• Raising Customer Sales invoices & keeping the billing log updated
• Querying invoices and chasing them up with both Ops and suppliers
• Reconciling supplier statements and updating Ops teams on accurate site liabilities
• Inputting and matching subcontract haulage supplier invoices onto CFX system
• Working on several systems including Oracle R12
• Liaising with customer service and stock control teams in order to collect and save backup for billing files
• Taking/making telephone calls from/to suppliers
• Assisting Financial Controller and Assistant Finance Manager with adhoc duties

Person Required
• Financial/accounts background is a must for this role, either a recent finance/accounts graduate/AAT Studier or ideally someone with accounts experience of 6 months to 1 year
• Strong Excel skills
• Good communication skills
• Ability to work in a team
• IT literate
• Temp-Perm position