Finance Assistant

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £21,000 - £25,000 per annum pro rata

  • Contact:

    Suzanne Kanca

  • Contact email:

    suzanne.kanca@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    3-6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-11-04

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Altum Consulting are working with a dynamic and exciting media business to find a Finance Assistant to join their finance team on a period of 3-6 months. The ideal candidate will have a passion for the media sector and some exposure to working in a finance environment. This will suit someone who is immediately available or available on short notice.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Update and maintain the SAGE accounting system
  • Sales ledger – ensure invoices are raised/posted accurately and in a timely manner and chase any outstanding debts
  • Purchase ledger – maintain the purchase order system and obtain the necessary authorisations for all invoices
  • Process payment runs to suppliers through BACS and international transfers
  • Completing VAT returns
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Maintain the petty cash
  • Irights invoicing/receipts & debt reporting 
  • Assist with the audit function
  • Maintain up to date filling and archiving
  • Adhoc tasks as required 

 

Candidate Profile:

  • Accounts experience preferable but not essential as full training will be given
  • Experience of SAGE preferable but not essential as full training will be given
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel
  • Focused and able to absorb detail
  • Ability to deal with people at all levels
  • Ability to work effectively within a creatively-led business

 

If you're available on short notice and looking for your next challenge then please apply today!