Finance Assistant

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Finance Assistant

  • Location: Cambridge
  • Salary: £12.00 - £13.00 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Temporary

Posted 29 days ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance Recruitment
  • Contact: Jenni Brown
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 14 April 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH51295_1710513043

Our client, a reputable educational institution in Cambridge, is seeking a dedicated Finance Assistant to join their team, initially on a temporary basis.

In this role, you will be providing finance support to senior staff and school parents across 2 sites, both just West of Cambridge.

Duties will include;

  • Using SAGE 200 software for ordering, banking, issuing and processing invoices, payments, and journal transfers
  • Maintaining accurate financial records
  • Assisting with budgeting and forecasting
  • Maintaining an efficient filing system for all financial documents and contracts.
  • Processing and dispatching purchase orders, checking receipt of goods and services, resolving discrepancies, and ensuring distribution of goods upon receipt.
  • Supporting with end-of-year audit procedures.
  • Ensuring adequate arrangements for the safe collection, accounting, and banking of all monies in accordance with approved financial regulations.
  • Attending regular finance meetings

The successful candidate will be available to start quickly, ideally have experience of working within an educational establishment and bring plenty of finance experience.

This is a TERM TIME only position and part time hours can also be considered. There is a possibility that the role could convert to a permanent position in future, for the right candidate.

Whilst initially temporary, the pay rate on offer is up to £13.00 per hour.

Please apply today if you would like to be part of this friendly, supportive and inclusive team.