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Finance Assistant

Sellick Partnership are actively recruiting to a 6 month Fixed Term Contract for a Finance Assistant. The role is to provide an effective service to the budget holders.

The main duties of the role will include:

  • Supporting budget holders and manages to identify variances and produce accurate forecasts
  • Ensure all expenditure and income is recorded correctly in the accounts, to enable production of accurate and timely accounts
  • Complete and maintain reconciliations of all charge expenditure and investigate variances and resolve in a timely manor
  • Assist with the reconciliation of any costs that not currently recovered

Qualifications

  • AAT qualified accountant or equivalent professional experience (Desirable)

Skills and abilities:

  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal
  • High attention to detail
  • Able to encourage collaboration with others and be a valuable team player
  • Able to work to strict deadlines and manage self through peaks and troughs
  • Adapts positively to change and adopts a flexible approach to the role
  • Ability to explain financial issues in an accessible way to non-finance people
  • Ability to build and sustain effective working relationships with all stakeholders
  • Process improvement resulting in efficiencies in day to day operations

Personal qualities:

  • A strong commitment to high quality customer service, both internal and external
  • Self-motivated and possess a high standard of work and willingness to develop
  • Ability to use initiative and take ownership for issues that may arise and be proactive

If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience for the Finance Assistant role, please apply now

Sellick Partnership is a market-leading professional services recruitment specialist operating across the UK. We are proud to be an equal opportunities employer and encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and circumstances, including minorities and those with disabilities. Please note our advertisements use years' experience and salary levels purely as a guide. We are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role. If you do not hear from us within 48 hours please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. For information on how your personal details may be used by Sellick Partnership, please review our data processing notice which can be found in the footer on our website.