Senior Finance Assistant

Job Title: Senior Finance Assistant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Southampton
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-12-11 00:00:00
Reference: 096110455
Contact Name: Kayode Balogun
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 11, 2018 15:49

Job Description

A very important Finance Assistant position has arisen to join an extremely diverse team based in Southampton. The successful Finance Assistant will be working closely with the Qualified Accountant, supporting with a variety of duties for a 12 month fixed term contract period. This opportunity offers free parking, flexible working hours and an opportunity to make a difference within a very reputable business.

The successful applicant will be responsible for:

• Accurate allocation of all cash receipts to the receivables ledger
• Investigation and allocation of cash receipts
• Review and respond to inbound enquiries and payment queries from both internal and external
• Review, investigate and process cash transfers and reversals
• Review and prepare client refunds where appropriate
• Perform account reconciliations and ensure all relevant documentary evidence is in place for audit purposes
• Support as required with other receivables related activities

The successful applicant will have the following attributes:

• Qualified by experience or studying: ACCA, CIMA, ACA, AAT
• Previous experience in a similar role as an Finance Assistant, Accounts Assistant, Assistant Accountant or Accounts Receivables Clerk
• Working knowledge of SAP, Oracle, Navision or Sage

In return you will receive the following benefits:

• Flexible working environment
• Onsite parking
• Competitive salary

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