Finance Assistant

Location: Gloucester

Salary: £23k - 24k per year

Type: Permanent

Closing Date: 26/08/2021

Finance Assistant

– Gloucester

– £23,000 – £24,000

– Monday – Friday 9am – 5:30pm

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a finance assistant to join an exciting and vibrant young team supporting the Finance Manager, this role will involve monitoring all processes which operate within the Purchase and Sales Ledger functions, flag issues and offer suitable fixes for review and implementation.

Main Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • Purchase Ledger
  • Processing invoices
  • Goods receipting
  • Ensuring all supplier invoices are matched and passed for authorising
  • Reconciling supplier statements
  • Producing draft pay runs for authorisation
  • Handle all enquiries from suppliers and sites
  • Oversee and assist management with the Sales Ledger
  • Assist with enquiries from customers
  • Assist with credit control as needed
  • Ad-hoc assistance to the Finance Manager as needed

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Experience within a similar role
  • The ability to build strong relationships with suppliers, customers and employees
  • The ability to communicate at different levels of the organisation
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • The ability to stay calm and work under pressure to manage the workload to meet internal and external deadlines
  • Have the flexibility to meet the demands of the role by working additional hours if required
  • A good team player with the ability to work unsupervised
  • A quick learner, able to problem solve quickly and take ownership comfortably
  • Strong skills with Microsoft excel and Google sheets
  • Experience with QuickBooks would be advantageous but not essential

If this role sounds of interest to you, apply today.

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.


Salary£23k - 24k per year
Job ReferenceSFA
Contract TypePermanent
Closing Date26/08/2021
Regional OfficeCheltenham
Date Posted19/08/2021

To discuss this position further please contact:

Samsul Hussain

Recruitment Consultant


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