Finance Assistant

$37,977 - $44,307 yearly
  • CV Library
  • SE1, Cathedrals, Greater London
  • Mar 22, 2024
Contract Location: Office

Job Description

Finance Assistant, London SE1 Maternity Cover – 1 year fixed term contract (start May 2024) £30,000 - £35,000pa We are looking to recruit a well-organised and experienced Finance Assistant to support our busy Finance Team during a colleague’s maternity leave. About Us DRWakefield has been sourcing green coffee from most origins and supplying the roasting industry in the Northern hemisphere since 1970, focusing on and indeed pioneering fair, ethical and sustainable trade. DRW remains an independent family-owned business with a diverse and friendly team. Our head office in London also supports our office in Vilnius and warehouses in UK, Vilnius, Dublin, Antwerp and Le Havre. Key Responsibilities * Deal with processing of supplier invoices, and gaining approval for payments * To raise UK and international payments in all major currencies. * Reconciliation of supplier statements and resolving queries * Posting bank transactions onto the company accounting software. * Supporting the preparation of weekly and monthly reports Skills & Experience * Previous experience in similar finance related roles * Good systems knowledge including Access Dimensions (preferably). Also MS Excel, Word and Teams. * Experience of HSBCnet is preferable. * Ability to prioritise tasks, meet deadlines and adapt to changing needs * Ability to establish and maintain good relationships with suppliers, clients and bank. * Strong demonstrable skills at data entry. * Excellent overall communication and presentational skills * Motivated, hardworking and reliable team member * Experience of working within a group of companies. What’s on offer * The office location is Dolben Street, London SE1 * The benefits on offer include private healthcare scheme, pension and discretionary bonus scheme. How to apply Please apply with your CV and covering letter. We will respond promptly to all candidates who we would like to discuss the opportunity with further. We apologize in advance to those that do not hear from us and thank everyone for their interest in applying. Interpersonnel Recruitment is operating as an Employment Agency for our client for this particular role. By applying you give consent for your data to be handled and processed under GDPR Legislation for the purpose of your current employment search. We are pleased to receive a significant number of applications for most roles advertised. We are therefore unable to respond to individual applicants unless shortlisted. If you have not been contacted within four weeks of the closing date you should assume you have not been shortlisted on this occasion. Interpersonnel is an equal opportunities employer. All our current vacancies are on our website In order to view more information on this job press the APPLY NOW button below and it will take you to the source website

Working Hours

Full Time

Salary by Currency

This role in US Dollars has a minimum of $37,977 to a maximum of $44,307. In British Pounds it has a minimum of £30,000 to a maximum of £35,000. In Australian Dollars it has a minimum of $57,790 to a maximum of $67,422.


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