Finance Assistant

Posted 14 March 2023
Salary £14.50 - 14.50 per hour
Job type Contract - Full Time
Job duration12 Months
Discipline Highways, Transport & Infrastructure
Contact NameJason Kohle MIRP CertRP

Job description

Finance Assistant
We currently have an exciting opportunity within our Infrastructure Services business for a Finance Assistant to work as part of our Finance Team to ensure accurate and timely cost capture. Based mainly as hybrid working and in our Glastonbury depot, the position reports to the Accountant.
Key Accountabilities
·Collation and capturing of costs in relation to external and internal plant
·Registering and matching supplier invoices using CPA (a costing system)
·Enter Material Goods Received Notes (Grn's) against Purchase Orders
·Liaising with the procurement manager for material and plant prices
·Liaise with operations, commercial and client teams on discrepancies to resolve queries
·Provide cover for other members of the Finance Team as required.
·General Administration duties.
·Management of Microsoft mailboxes
Working Environment
·You will report to the Accountant and be part of the Finance team of 2 staff
Liaison with:
·Internal - Commercial team, Operations team, Design Team, Business Director and Head Office staff
·External - Clients, Suppliers & Subcontractors
Person Specification
Knowledge and Experience
·Good written and verbal communication skills.
·Enthusiastic and keen to learn and develop.
·Positive and proactive attitude.
·Strong admin and organisational skills.
·Ability to work on your own and as part of a team.
·IT proficient including experience of MS Office, with some Excel skills
·Experience in Purchase Ledger/Accounts essential.
Key Competencies
·Attention to detail
·Customer focused
·Ability to work under pressure and to tight timescales and deadlines.
Key Performance Indicators
·Ensure Monthly Accounts timescales are achieved
·Supplier invoices processed and paid by due date
·Accuracy monitored
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Jason Kohle at Carrington West on 02393 876006. 
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation. 
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 40+ years' experience in this market. Please call Jason at Carrington West on 02393 876006 for more information.  
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