£27000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits: bonus (up to 10% of salary), on-site bar, social events, free parking on-site, and flexible working from home options (long term
020 8680 5777
about 1 month ago
An award winning international trading organisation in Croydon have an exciting Finance Assistant opportunity where you will join a friendly team and support the day to day accounts / finance operations within the business across the UK, USA and Germany territories - working towards taking ownership of the areas that you look after. You will be a "partner" and build strong relationships with other internal departments in the company, ensuring a constant flow of communication to maintain a degree of foresight when it comes to business activities and ways you can provide support. As the company trades internationally, your role will involve working across multiple currencies - pound sterling, US dollar and Euro.
As a Finance Assistant, your role will involve
- Overseeing accounts payable and accounts receivable for the areas of the business you support
- Keeping an eye on foreign exchange rates
- Investigating and monitoring debtors for ledgers you look after
- Managing creditor cost centre allocation and preparing payments
- Month end closing - reconciliations and journal preparations
- Credit card expenses
- VAT returns
- Producing financial reports for internal management and external auditors
I would be interested in speaking with an Finance Assistant, Finance Officer, Accounts Assistant or Accounts Officer who has experience working within a fast paced accounts / finance department in a commercial organisation that operates internationally - and therefore has worked across multiple currencies (including pound sterling, US dollar and Euro).
Solid IT skills - in particular MS Excel (VLOOKUPs, formulas, sorting data) and experience using accounts related software (such as Sage) or an ERP system - are required to carry out this exciting new role. An AAT Level 3 or Level 4 qualification or accounts related degree is also of interest.
Salary £27,000 - £30,000 p.a. (depending on experience) plus attractive benefits including bonus (up to 10% of salary), on-site bar, social events, free parking on-site, and flexible working from home options (long term once settled into the role).