Finance Assistant - Luton

Finance Assistant - Luton

  • Location

    Luton, Bedfordshire

  • Sector:

    Fire & Security

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £28000 - £33000 per annum + full benefit package

  • Contact:

    Jaimie Dickson-Davies

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Finance Assistant

Assistant Accountant

Payroll Clerk



08:30 - 17:00

One of my best clients, based in Luton are seeking an Finance Assistant / Payroll Clerk, this is an office based role.

Details are as follows:

Location: Luton

Hours: 37.5 hours per week - office based!!

Salary: £29,000 -£33,000 a year, depending on qualifications and experience.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Management of the purchase ledger function from start to finish
  • Management of staff credit card expenses from start to finish
  • Preparing monthly payroll file for external payroll bureau to process the payroll.
  • Prepare P11statements
  • Daily Bank reconciliation GBP and Euro Accounts
  • Assisting the Finance Manager with month-end preparation and reporting of the accounts
  • Assisting the Finance Manager with any ad hoc duties and projects
  • Assisting with financial accounting duties including journals, accruals, and prepayment schedule preparation and posting to ERP system
  • Assisting with yearend audit pack production
  • Assisting Finance Manager with Quarterly VAT computation
  • Prepare Cash flow forecast and month-end supplier payment run

Skills/Key Attributes/Qualifications:

  • Be actively studying ACCA/CIMA or AAT (part qualified)
  • Must have some experience of doing payroll.
  • Have good Excel and systems skills
  • Be extremely analytical
  • Be a good team player, but also able to work well individually
  • Be able to work to strict deadlines
  • Have a positive 'can-do' attitude
  • Experience working in a fast-paced SME environment
  • SAP Business one Experience or similar, ERP experience essential

Please apply to , any eqnuiries please call 0208 971 1893.