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Temporary Finance Assistant




St Ives



Date added

16th September 2020

Job Description

Our client is on an exciting journey and following a restructure they currently have an urgent requirement for someone to join them on a long-term temporary basis in their small and friendly finance team.

Working primarily in purchase ledger in the first instance, your role will likely grow and you will become involved in other areas of finance including sales ledger and credit control.

Checking, entering and matching invoices to purchase orders

Seeking authorisation from relevant managers

Handling supplier queries in a timely and polite manner, escalating any queries to your manager as appropriate

Working to deadlines and ensuring payments are made in a timely and responsible manner

Month end close procedures

Supplier statement reconciliations

Undertaking additional duties as may be assigned from time to time

Assisting with sales ledger processing

Assisting with credit control



The successful candidate will have experience of purchase ledger and accounts and will be used to working to challenging deadlines ensuring accuracy and integrity of information at all times.

A solid understanding of Excel is essential and experience of finance systems also imperative.

If you are looking for a rewarding opportunity and the chance to work with a great group of people then this could be the job for you.

Send your CV for immediate consideration as interviews taking place this week with a start week commencing 21st September.

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