Senior Finance Assistant (Part Time)

Posted on: 27th August 2021

Role and Responsibilities Overview

The primary role of the Senior Finance Assistant is to assist the Finance Manager with key reconciliations, journal preparation, month-end reports and international VAT compliance, whilst also taking responsibility for a small credit control function.

The Senior Finance Assistant will also learn all aspects of accounts payable, daily cashing-up procedures, bank reconciliations, etc and work alongside the Accounts Assistants to enable a seamless, high-quality service to the business during holiday and busy trading periods.

The ideal candidate will be highly organised and relish being involved in a dynamic, international business with an opportunity to shape the role and make a real difference.

You will have at least 3 years relevant experience, ideally within an international retail or similar fast-paced, high volume business environment.

About You

  • Previous experience of assisting with management accounts, journals, accruals/prepayments.
  • Experience of assisting with VAT returns for a business trading internationally.
  • AAT/ACCA/CIMA qualified/part-qualified. QBE will also be considered.
  • A “hands-on” style of working.
  • Attention to detail and emphasis on continual process improvement. Careful, accurate, dependable, but open-minded and flexible.
  • Common sense and a good communicator. Personable team player.
  • Rises to the challenge of tight deadlines and has a sense of pride in producing accurate financial information.

Additional Information

The role is office based and offered on a part-time basis (appx. 24 hours per week) and we can be flexible on how the successful applicant wishes to spread their hours across the week (Mon-Fri).

Extra Information

  • Contract Type: Part Time
  • Salary: Competitive (Subject to experience)
  • Job Location: Andertons Store, Guildford
  • Closing Date: 30th October 2021
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