Finance Assistant




Accounts Assistant, Finance


£23,000 to £24,000 Per Annum



Contract Type:


I am currently recruiting for a Finance Assistant to work for a well-known organisation within the public sector. This is a temporary role to help provide comprehensive, efficient and effective support to the accounts team.

To be considered for this opportunity, you will ideally need to be immediately available or on a one week notice period.

The duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Manage and take responsibility of the debt function including invoicing, collection, recovery, maintaining records, and dealing with enquiries and correspondence.
  • Manage the purchase to pay / creditor payments function, including issuing purchase orders, issuing petty cash, processing invoices, and dealing with enquiries and correspondence.
  • Processing the weekly payment runs
  • Provide practical assistance and support to the Finance Manager and Finance Officer and other team members.
  • Provide financial information, advice and guidance to suppliers and customers.

Personal attributes:

  • Team player
  • Good verbal and written communication
  • Ability to work accurately under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Customer focused to provide a high level of service
  • Pro-active approach to problem solving
  • Competent in using Microsoft Office packages (word, excel)

Parkside Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Parkside Recruitment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.