Finance Assistant

  • Job Reference: 12031
  • Date Posted: 10 September 2021
  • Recruiter: Paul Mitchell Associates
  • Location: Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Salary: £18,000 to £22,000
  • Sector: Accountancy, Finance
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Simon Hibbert
  • Email: office@paulmitchellassoc.co.uk
  • Telephone: +44 (0)116 254 9404

Job Description

12031 – Finance Assistant Job Spec

Location: Leicester

Summary of the Role

Due to exceptional growth in business over the last 12-months, our client – a large, established manufacturing firm based in Leicester – is seeking an experienced finance assistant to join their team on a full-time permanent basis. The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Cash collection via email & phone,
  • Resolve internal & external accounting queries,
  • Reconciling accounts,
  • Processing payments & receipts including handling of discounts,
  • Uploading invoices to customer portals,
  • Providing credit checks for new businesses,
  • Assistance in raising of sales invoices & posting of purchase ledger – matching Purchase Orders.

 

The Right Person

  • Previous purchase & sales ledger and credit control experience in a fast past environment is essential to this role,
  • Knowledge of complex cash & invoice reconciliations,
  • The candidate must have excellent communication skills (written & verbal English), be confident & persistent, able to remain calm under pressure,
  • Strong IT skills incl. Sage 50 & Microsoft Excel.

 

Package

  • Appointment Type: Permanent, in-house
  • Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 (subject to experience)
  • Hours: Full-Time Monday – Friday
  • Holiday 20 Days + Bank Holidays

If you – or someone you might know – are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 12031) on 0116 254 9404.