Finance Assistant

Job Description

*Remote working with some time spent in the office*

Our client is on a mission to become the number one natural peanut butter in the UK in the next 3 years.

Through sourcing the finest peanuts from a single farm in Argentina and adopting the kind of meticulous production processes we are used to seeing in the likes of coffee and chocolate, we create mind-blowing product. Existing consumers are willing to pay more for it, more often and it’s introducing new consumers to peanut butter every day.

A customer list that includes the likes of Waitrose, Sainsbury’s, Ocado, Gousto, Hellofresh, Mindful Chef and Whole Foods Market, delivering over 200% YoY growth, makes this an unbelievably exciting time to join the fray…

THE ROLE

As a Finance Assistant you will be responsible for the day to day bookkeeping, including both Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable. Reporting to the Financial Controller your duties include the following;

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

-          Processing of supplier invoices and queries

-          Supplier statement reconciliations

-          Preparation of fortnightly payment runs for FC’s approval

-          Daily bank reconciliations for all accounts

-          Monthly credit card reconciliations

-          Customer account reconciliations

-          Credit control

-          Assist FC in preparing monthly management accounts

-          Assist FC in monthly balance sheet reconciliations

-          Assisting in submitting monthly UK VAT Returns

-          Other ad hoc duties

 

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

-          Educated to degree level or equivalent with at least 1 years’ experience in a finance department

-          Highly numerate with excellent attention to detail

-          Ambitious

-          Great communicator and team player

-          Comfortable working in an ever changing & demanding environment

-          Experience of Xero a bonus

 

COMPENSATION & PERKS

-          Competitive salary

-          EMI options scheme

-          Company pension scheme

-          Flexi-working

-          Cycle to work scheme

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