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Finance Assistant

Posted 5 January by Adecco UK Limited Ended
My client based in Southport is recruiting for an experienced Finance Assistant within their finance department.

This role will enable the successful candidate to work within a small and friendly team whilst following up development and training opportunities.

Your duties will include but not limited to:

* Preparing and processing invoices for payment
* Ensure payments are made within agreed payment terms
* Maintaining and updating spreadsheets
* Check batches entered onto system to ensure accuracy and completeness
* Respond and resolve all queries
* Open, date stamp and distribute post.
* Ensure BACS details are obtained for regular suppliers and larger invoices. For new suppliers ensure that BACS details and payment terms are obtained and passed to the Debtors section to update the general ledger.
* Check batches entered onto system to ensure accuracy and completeness

This role is office based and in some instances you will be required to liaise directly with the public meaning that excellent customer service skills are essential. Other requirements include:

* Previous experience in a similar role
* IT literate; basic Excel skills are advantageous
* AAT Qualification is desirable but not essential
* Experience using systems such as SAGE 50

This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to join a friendly team and contribute to the overall success of the company.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience within a financial setting, have the ability to organise and prioritise workload within agreed deadlines, Good interpersonal and customer service skills are essential, Must also show enthusiasm and willingness to work hard.

If this role is something you feel you may be suitable for and are interested in, please apply directly or contact Georgia on

Adecco aim to respond to all applicant's, however due to the large volume of applications we receive this may not always be possible. Should you not receive a response within five working days please accept this as notification that you have not been short-listed on this occasion.

Adecco is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Required skills

  • Accounting
  • Accounts Assistant
  • Assistant
  • Financial
  • Finance Assistant

Reference: 34151177

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