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Finance Assistant

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  • Sector:

    Financial Services

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  • Salary:

    £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Lewis Perks

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    23 April 2024

  • Consultant:

    Lewis Perks

Are you looking for a well rounded finance position in a growing tech organisation?

Do you want to work for a forward thinking, collaborative organisation in a pivotal period of their development?

This is one of the most exciting organisations in Cambridge. They are at the forefront of developing a fast track for one of sciences biggest challenges.

After successful growth over the last years, this organisation are looking to create their first internal finance team.

As a result, you will be part of an implementation process marking your stamp on an ever growing organisation.

With offices in Cambridge and the US the Finance assistant role will deal both UK and US reconciliations.

We're looking for a well-versed, highly motivated Finance professional with meticulous attention to detail. Every day will bring an array of tasks, some examples include:

  • Manage invoicing for UK and US entities, including timely responses to queries and accurate processing of invoices.
  • Prepare and execute bi-monthly payment runs, ensuring compliance with policy and accurate remittance advice.
  • Perform weekly bank reconciliations for UK and US accounts in Xero.
  • Input and review employee expenses, ensuring adherence to policy and obtaining necessary approvals.
  • Monitor credit card transactions, verifying receipts and compliance with spending policies.
  • Prepare quarterly VAT returns and assist with year-end accounts as needed.

Significant bookkeeping knowledge is essential.

Organisation and communication are key components to the success of this role along with the ability to excel in a fast-paced environment and excellent attention to detail.

The organisation offer a wide range of benefits including:

- 28 days holiday + bank holiday

- Private medical insurance

- competitive pension scheme

- Hybrid with 2 days from a home a week

- Salary of up to £35,000

EA First Ltd are acting as an Employment Agency for this permanent vacancy.