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Finance Assistant

Contract: Permanent
Salary: Finance Assistant- Part time 21 hours per week, £16,000 - £20,000 per annum pro rata (depending upon experience)
Location: Welwyn Garden City
Closing Date: 01 Dec, 2017

The organisation is seeking a hard-working, well organised individual to maintain the purchase and sales ledger, perform regular supplier reconciliations, assist with data input into accounting packages and spreadsheets and to support the Finance Manager and Finance Officer by providing accurate information.  This is an opportunity to join a busy finance department and you should be able to show initiative and be able to think on your feet.  You should be a great communicator who can prioritise workloads accordingly.  You must be able to work well in a team.

The ideal candidate will be AAT Qualified or studying towards your qualifications and be able to liaise with key stakeholders to follow up and resolve any queries and should have previous accounts and purchase ledger experience.

We are looking for an individual with excellent interpersonal skills who is familiar with working in a busy team.  You should be highly numerate and able to process data quickly and efficiently.  A minimum of 3 years’ experience of working within a similar role in an accounts office with Microsoft Office, Sage Line 50/200 are essential.  Experience of working within a charity or registered company is desirable.

In addition to purchase ledger, other responsibilities will include:

  • Preparing BACS payment runs
  • Reporting weekly sales figures
  • Carrying out reconciliations (bank/supplier etc)

You will be required to keep to a month end time table and this will require you to manage your time effectively.  You will have a focus on accuracy and be able to improve and follow policies.

For further information please contact Thompson Koramoa, Finance Director on 01707 382500.


To view the job description and apply for this position,  please complete the application documents and return by email to  Karen Brown
OR return by post to Karen Brown, HR Advisor, Isabel Hospice, 61 Bridge Road East, Welwyn Garden City, Herts, AL& 1JR