Finance Assistant - Hybrid Working - Study Support Available

  • Location
    Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
  • Category
    Accountancy - Accounts Assistant
  • Contract Type
    Permanent
  • Salary
    £ 26000 - £ 30000 / Year
  • OrganizationType
    Home/Office

Role : Finance Assistant


Location: Cleckheaton, Parking on Site


Hours: Monday to Friday, 37.5 (can be flex for school drop offs etc)


Hybrid Pattern: 2 days in the office, 3 days from home


Salary: £26-30,000 per annum


Start Date: July



We are currently seeking two Finance Assistants to join our client, a dynamic construction services company. As a Finance Assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting the Cash and Payments Manager in delivering a high-quality service to the business. If you are passionate about finance, have a structured approach to work, and enjoy collaborating with colleagues to achieve excellent results, this could be the perfect opportunity for you! They also offer full study support to those looking to further their qualifications in finance.



Responsibilities:



  • Prepare bank payments and transfers to suppliers, sub-contractors, employees, and inter-company

  • Reconcile bank accounts on Nav14 to bank statements

  • Assist with compliance activities, including audit and tax payments

  • Manage monthly and quarterly VAT and HMRC payments

  • Support credit card administration, including statement distribution and handling queries

  • Prepare daily summary sheets and liaise with the Treasury department

  • Responsible for dealing with payment requests and queries

  • Post standard journals into the cash book and purchase ledgers

  • Perform weekly bank reconciliations and monthly reviews

  • Act as the first point of contact for banking queries

  • Support the wider teams with ad-hoc work as required



Qualifications and Skills:



  • Desire to study for a professional accounting qualification is desired

  • Some finance or accounting studies would be advantageous

  • Experience in an accounting role or internships is advantageous

  • Knowledge of raising bank payments and completing bank reconciliations is a plus

  • Strong organisational skills and ability to manage workload and meet deadlines

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to collaborate with stakeholders at all levels

  • Attention to detail and ability to adapt to change



Person Specification:



  • Strong commitment to accountability and continuous improvement

  • Effective planning and organisational skills

  • Excellent communication and influencing abilities

  • Team player who supports and collaborates with colleagues

  • Ability to address difficult issues and remain calm in challenging situations





If you are ready to take the next step in your finance career and work for a dynamic construction company that values quality and encourages new ideas, then don't miss out on this opportunity. Apply now and join our client's team in creating thriving and future-proofed places for people and businesses to thrive!


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