We are Hiring
Edison media is a leading full-service media agency based in Manchester. We work with a broad range of clients across the UK to plan, implement and deliver marketing campaigns across a variety of platforms.
We are looking for a Finance Assistant to join and support our finance team on a full time basis. The successful candidate will be responsible for helping the accounts team by taking charge of tasks like reporting, ledger maintenance, administration and account reconciliation.
Finance Assistant job description and responsibilities
The main responsibility of a Finance Assistant is to support the finance director with business accounting activities. This includes raising, sending and paying invoices, reconciling company accounts and chasing late payments. They also assist with basic administration tasks and should be on hand to answer any queries raised by staff or external clients or providers. They will be expected to help document and maintain the business’ finance procedures, updating and implementing them wherever necessary.
Daily tasks include:
· Invoice processing
· Processing expense requests
· Credit control
· Cash book maintenance
· Maintaining the company purchase and sales ledgers
· Banks reconciliation
· Raising sales invoices
· Liaising with third party providers, clients and suppliers
· Basic administration
· Updating and maintaining procedural documentation
Skills and Experience
Employers will be looking for 12 months’ previous experience as part of an accounts or credit control team. They will also look for experience with Microsoft software packages (Word, Excel etc.) preferably have experience using the Xero software but not essential.
The following soft skills are also beneficial for this role:
· High level of accuracy
· Analytical skills
· Excellent communication skills
Salary is between £23,000- £25,000 per annum dependant upon experience.
We run things differently here at Edison Media… if you think you could be right for our family, please get in touch.