Milton Keynes, UK

Finance Assistant

Professional services
Permanent

Summary: Reporting to the Group Accountant, you will be responsible for processing invoice, expenses, payments and the control of the Supplier and Customer ledgers as well as monthly KPI’s on agreed company financial performance to strict deadlines.

Description of the role

  • Daily and weekly processing of supplier invoices, staff expenses and credit cards
  • Fortnightly supplier payment runs
  • Weekly debt collection of outstanding invoices
  • Debtor and Creditor monthly reconciliations and month end journals
  • Reconciling and recharging of client expenses
  • Journal creation and input into nominal ledger
  • Updating the weekly cash flows
  • Liaising with non-finance stakeholders across the company including operational staff and Project managers
  • Assist team colleagues as appropriate and deal with applicable queries

Requirements of the role

  • Currently studying towards an accounting qualification or qualified by experience
  • A knowledge of Credit Control
  • An Intermediate to Advanced level or Microsoft Office skills is required
  • Experience in multi-currency and multi revenue stream business concepts preferred
  • Highly driven with ability to work autonomously and as part of a team
Person Requirements
  • An effective communicator (written and verbal)
  • Self-motivated and ability to use initiative
  • Professional image and approach
  • Strong analytical ability
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Relationship builder with internal and external stakeholders
  • Attention to detail, with ability to produce clear, concise documentation
  • Well-developed time management skills, with the ability to work to tight deadlines, whilst multitasking

White Clarke Group are committed to welcoming people with disabilities with respect to recruitment, employment, training, career development and career progression and welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Benefits

  • Private medical healthcare on completion of probation period
  • Auto enrolment pension scheme
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Death in service benefit
  • Free onsite parking
  • Corporate gym membership options
  • Associate car purchasing discounts – available with selected manufacturers
  • 23 days holiday per year with the option to buy & sell 3 days
  • Additional holiday entitlement increases with length of service
  • Employee referral scheme
  • Assistance with eye tests
  • Professional Association subscriptions fee assistance
  • Social Committee – events throughout the year
  • Support with professional qualifications