Part Time Finance / Accounts Assistant

  • Location
    Purley, Greater London
  • Category
    Accountancy - Accounts Assistant
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 24000 - £ 26000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Part-Time Accounts Assistant

30 hours per week - circa £26k ( 32.5k FTE)

Join a thriving company and be a part of their exciting journey! We are seeking a talented Accounts/Finance Assistant to join our clients finance team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Handle financial operating systems such as Sage or Xero, demonstrating proficiency in Excel, including pivot tables and VLookups.

  • Collaborate closely with the sales, marketing, and operations teams to ensure accuracy and efficiency in your role.

  • Take on new tasks resulting from our company's growth and cover some of the responsibilities of the Management Accountant as they transition to part-time work.


  • Reconcile sales invoices and credit notes against our Finance, Purchasing, and Operations System before uploading them onto our ledger.

  • Raise credit notes when requested, ensuring their validity and sending them to the customer.

  • Maintain customer records, including setting up new customers and conducting credit checks.

  • Conduct credit control activities and handle sales receipts.


  • Process purchase invoices by cross-referencing received goods and purchase orders.

  • Post authorised purchase invoices and maintain digital filing systems.

  • Reconcile supplier statements and ensure missing invoices are obtained.

  • Handle remittance advices and process overhead-related invoices.

Stock Valuation:

  • Support the Head of Finance with any necessary stock control and processing duties.

Treasury Activities:

  • Conduct ongoing reconciliation of bank accounts.

  • Perform end-of-month ledger revaluation routines.

  • Facilitate fund transfers between bank accounts.

  • Ensure up-to-date records of payments and receipts.

  • Prepare supplier payments and provide supporting documentation.

Other Reporting:

  • Assist with monthly report reconciliations and any additional reports as required.

Month-End Reporting:

  • Conduct credit card reconciliation and post relevant totals to the appropriate accounts.

  • Manage employee personal expenses and ensure timely submission and posting.

  • Support the finance team with month-end activities.

We are looking for a part-time Finance/Accounts Assistant, working either reduced hours daily (e.g., 9:30 am - 3:30 pm) or 4 full days a week.

On Offer:

  • Competitive salary of up to 26k for 30 hours.

  • 25 days of annual leave.

  • Life insurance coverage of 4x salary.

  • 3% pension contribution.

  • Enjoy Christmas socials and join our client's vibrant team.

Located near Purley, this role offers the opportunity to contribute to a growing organisation and become a valuable member of the team. Don't miss out on this exciting opportunity - apply today!

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