Finance Assistant

Bury St Edmunds
£9.00 - £10.00 per hour
14 Oct 2017
22 Oct 2017
Temporary Finance Assistant role for a charity located near Bury St Edmunds for an initial period of 6 months. Your new company A recognised charity located near Bury St Edmunds, this is a rare opportunity to join their finance department in the post of Finance Assistant. They are offering this role initially on a 6 month fixed contract. Your new role Working as part of a friendly, professional and down to earth finance department, this is a varied and interesting role with job responsibilities including: - Processing invoices within set time-frames - Obtaining PO numbers and invoice authorisation - Investigating and resolving purchase ledger queries - Supplier statement reconciliations - Assisting with the processing of BACs and manual payments - Expense claim administration including calculation, approval and coding - Recording, coding and allocating income data on the in-house management system - Recording and reconciling of donations onto Sage What you'll need to succeed You will be studying towards the AAT qualification and/or have relevant accounting experience in a similar role. As a minimum you will have gained experience working in a finance department and have an understanding of the purchase ledger function. Experience of Sage would be beneficial. A proactive and positive attitude, combined with strong attention to detail and the ability to work to deadlines and learn new skills will be essential. What you'll get in return A friendly and professional work environment and culture Full time hours of 37 hours, however there maybe some flexibility to offer this on a reduced working week Competitive salary and benefits package What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. Hays EA is a trading division of Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited and acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at This job was originally posted as