Senior Finance Assistant

Recruiter
Anderson Scott Solutions
Location
Wolverhampton
Salary
£28000 - £35000/annum
Posted
12 Apr 2018
Closes
15 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Finance Assistant
£28,000 to £35,000
Wolverhampton

We are currently recruiting for a Senior Finance Assistant to join our Wolverhampton based client. Based in a fantastic, easily accessible location, our client is a well-established business recruiting through continued growth and success. The right person will be able to look at processes and visualise improvements and be able to drive the changes.

Responsibilities:
• Assist with monthly management accounts preparation
• Monthly reporting, including forecasting, budgets and explaining any discrepancies
• Support the Finance Manager to ensure financial processes and procedures are implemented
• Identify and recommend improvements to financial practices
• Balance sheet reconciliations, payment approvals, journal postings
• Support the Finance Manager with cash flow management and expenditure
• Liaise with the wider business in regards to financial analysis and pricing

Key Skills:
• Previous experience within a similar accounting role
• Ideally AAT or CIMA Part Qualified, with 2 plus years within an accounting role
• A strong communicator who it able to work with colleagues of all levels
• Positive team player who can work with both finance and non-finance colleagues and provide constructive challenge and creative thinking.
• Strong numeracy and financial modelling skills
• Excellent communication skills, especially to non-finance colleagues
• A strong inclination for and interest in system and process improvement. The individual must be capable of using their initiative to propose improvements
• Ability to form strong relationships across all levels
• Proactive approach with strong analysis, commercial and communication skills
• Experience in using Hyperion Financial Management package would be an advantage

Monday to Friday 9-5.30, 25 days annual leave plus 8 statutory Bank Holidays, pension and additional benefits