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Finance Assistant

£24000 - £26000 per annum
England Lancashire Lancashire, England
Apply 2020-12-24 14:11:07 2021-11-26 Butler Rose

Finance Assistant

Date posted: December 24, 2020
£24000 - £26000 per annum
Lancashire, England
Job description
The Company Overview:

A privately owned family business on the outskirts of Preston have appointed Butler Rose exclusively in their search for a Finance Assistant, due to an upcoming retirement. The business has been established for 70+ years and have customers worldwide. They are experiencing a period of vast growth, so it is expected that this role will develop into a more senior position within 2-3 years.

Your new role as Finance Assistant:

Working in a finance team of 3, you will enjoy a diverse and hands on role with main duties covering payroll and purchase ledger. You will be required to process weekly and monthly payroll for approximately 60 employees; and day to day dealings with purchase/sales ledger including inputting and raising invoices, preparing supplier payment runs and reconciling supplier statements. You will also be required to support with daily bookkeeping and credit control duties as required as well as supporting the Financial Controller with month end requirements.

The business has recently upgraded their finance software, however you will be required to identify and recommend areas for process enhancements in line with continuous improvement initiatives.

The Experience & Qualifications Required:

To be considered, you will already be established in a similar level role within finance. You will be self-sufficient with the ability to quickly pick up new systems and processes. Strong systems skills are required, particularly Excel and knowledge of Navision is advantageous. AAT qualification is desirable but not essential as an AAT study package may be available if required.

Your Reward & The Package on Offer:

You will benefit from a competitive salary and benefits including pension, flexibility around working hours, and opportunities for skills/career development within the short term. Interviews to take place mid January and you will receive a comprehensive handover to enable a smooth transition into your new role from the member of staff due to retire.

Butler Rose is committed to equality in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer.
Butler Rose Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.
Reference: RH 10028875_1608819070

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