VACANCY! FINANCE ASSISTANT

The Responsible Group is at an exciting point in its evolution. Having recently received investment from a major financial institution, we’re poised for significant growth over the next 3-5 years.

We specialise in providing equity release mortgages and can offer the opportunity for you to develop your career within financial services.

This new, full-time role has been identified to ensure our Finance team is well-positioned to provide support across the Group as we embark on this ambitious journey.

Based in a spacious and modern office in the heart of Plymouth city centre, in addition to the salary on offer, we also provide pension and healthcare benefits.

We’re looking for a hard-working, well-organised person to join our team and take responsibility for the following areas, among others:

  • Purchase ledger processing incorporating;
  • Ensuring the purchase ledger is kept up to date and accurately reflects our supplier liabilities
  • Managing fortnightly supplier payment runs and liaising with the Group’s key budget holders for invoice approvals
  • Quarterly Supplier reconciliations – liaising with suppliers to resolve queries
  • Sales ledger processing incl. posting receipts from customers to ensure the sales ledger accurately reflects amounts due from our customers
  • Assist with month end management accounts preparation and journal posting including;
  • Managing the business’ various cashbooks and reconciling to the accounting systems on a weekly basis
  • Managing the groups corporate cards and reconciling to the accounting system monthly
  • Managing the staff expenses process
  • Managing any general queries within the departments shared Outlook inbox
  • Assisting the Finance team and wider business with any ad-hoc requests

This is an amazing opportunity to join a fun, friendly and supportive team, with huge opportunity for learning and future progression. Previous experience working in a busy Accounts team is essential to be considered for this role.

 

Experience, Attributes & Qualifications:

  • Experience within a similar role (Essential)
  • Good organisational skills (Essential)
  • A good understanding of double entry accounting (Essential)
  • Knowledge of Sage & Microsoft Dynamics or other accountancy package (Desirable)
  • Experience in the preparation of Management Accounts (Desirable)
  • Microsoft Excel skills – including use of lookups and Pivot Tables (Essential)

 

If you feel that you have the relevant experience and are looking for a new challenge, please apply with your full CV or contact our Talent Acquisition Specialist Jenn at jenn.scott@responsible.co.uk