Finance Assistant

Job Ref: BAFA
Sector: Admin & Secretarial
Job Type: Temporary
Date Added: 03 October 2018
  • Bedford, Bedfordshire, South East, England
  • £15 per Hour
  • Blue Arrow Bedford
  • 01234 217001
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Job type: full-time 9am - 5pm (maternity cover) minimum 6 month contract to start in October 2018.

We are currently seeking an experienced Finance Assistant to start immediately on a minimum contract of 6 months (maternity cover), with the potential of a permanent position at the end of the contract. It is a small team, so we are looking for an all-rounder who is happy to get involved with all aspects of the Office & Finance function.


Summary of essential functions:

-          Processing of supplier invoices including querying if necessary

-          Processing month end supplier payment

-          Ability to produce financial reports

-          Receipting payments from the bank into QuickBooks

-          Submitting monthly Intrastat and EC sales declarations

-          Credit control - monitoring and chasing debtors

-          Raising purchase orders for robot purchases

-          Some administrative tasks such as filing, obtaining POD's and answering the telephone

-          Other ad hoc finance assignments


Requirements - the ideal candidate:

-          A minimum of 3 years' experience in a similar position

-          A sound working knowledge of VAT

-          Preferably AAT qualified as a minimum (or similar), however candidates with a proven Finance background may also be considered

-          IT proficient - conversant with MS Office (Strong MS Excel skills are particularly important) and QuickBooks accounts

-          Possess strong communication and interpersonal skills

-          A proactive, self-motivated professional with a positive work ethic


Blue Arrow
31/10/2018 09:00:00
GBP 15 15.