Finance Assistant

Location: Cheltenham

Salary: Market related

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 27/03/2021

Finance Assistant

-£27,000 pro rata


-Immediate start available

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced finance assistant/accounts assistant to join a leading organisation within a busy accounts department as part of a friendly team. You will be working for a well regarded organisation with excellent benefits.

Main Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Provide support for monthly reconciliations of balance sheet accounts, analysis of costs and overheads and allocation to correct departments
  • Pension – input, checking, upload
  • Month-end – journal input, accruals, prepayments, Fixed Assets & depreciation 
  • Cover for sales ledger and purchase ledger
  • Support to teams with grant financial work and audits
  • Analysis and investigation of credit card payment issues (e.g. chargebacks) Payroll input, reconciliation, monitoring during month, posting to accounts
  • Other ad-hoc tasks as directed by manager

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Proven experience within a similar finance or accounts assistant position
  • Be minimum AAT Level 4 qualified
  • Experience with accounting systems with strong proficiency in MS Excel
  • An enthusiastic approach to work
  • Excellent numerical ability
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills
  • Good organisational skills with the ability to prioritise workload


  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays.  Pro-rata for part-time employees
  • Company Pension scheme – 6% of basic salary, increasing to 10% with length of service
  • Life assurance
  • Private Health Care Scheme


If this role sounds of interest to you, apply today to Sadie@ RE Recruitment

RE acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

RE Recruitment would like to thank you for applying for the above role. We do try to come back to all applications however if you haven’t heard from a consultant within 5 working days, this unfortunately means that you have been unsuccessful.




SalaryMarket related
Job ReferenceSKFA1
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date27/03/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted20/03/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Sadie Kent



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