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Finance Assistant

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Posted: 15/05/2019
Reference: 764595
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England (map)
Salary: £22000 - £25000
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Finance Assistant

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

£22,000 - £25,000


Contact Helen Phillips


We have an excellent opportunity for a Finance Assistant to start a permanent role with a UK Leading Facilities Management company based in their offices in Huntingdon!


This is a key role where you will provide financial and project accounting support to the Finance Managers.


As the Finance assistant your duties will include but are not limited to:


  • Assist with month end process
  • Assist with balance sheet reviews
  • Assist with data analysis for regional reviews
  • Provide support for Finance Administrator as required (monitor finance inbox)
  • Provide support for Management Accountants as required (ad hoc)
  • Prepare various client/internal reports
  • To manage the day to day activities of specific accounting / funding streams.
  • To review and deliver financial information to non-financial managers, identifying trends, opportunities and continuous improvement.
  • To complete month end tasks according to the month end timetable.
  • To undertake ledger reconciliations and investigate and report issues.
  • To prepare and input journals.
  • To prepare area Profit and Loss analysis and supporting information.
  • To maintain, support and develop the open book accounting model.
  • To maintain and review financial processes and controls, and promote understanding and compliance within the business through reporting and feedback.
  • To contribute to statutory reporting.
  • To support project accounting processes and procedures.
  • To participate in other business projects / initiatives as requested.
  • All other duties as reasonably required



You must have working experience as a Finance assistant or similar role within an office environment, ideally within a property maintenance, construction etc. or similar environment.  


You must be minimum part qualified ACCA / CIMA


Proven experience of:

  • Fully IT literate with excellent spreadsheet and word processing software skills
  • Ability to work to strict deadlines
  • Ability to prioritise and plan for self
  • Self-confident and emotionally resilient
  • Ability to inspire confidence
  • Effective team-working skills


Apply now!

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