Role details

Finance Assistant

East London   •   £12 - £14 per hour (£24,958 - £29,118)   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • I am currently recruiting a Finance Assistant for a Recruitment Agency
  • This is a temporary role based in East London

About Our Client

My client is a leading health care provider within the medical community. They provide temporary and permanent solutions to the health care sector.

Job Description

Finance Assistant, East London

  • Complete weekly Bank Reconciliations
  • Fixed Asset Balance Sheet Reconciliations
  • Analysis of expenses led by the Finance Manager
  • Various other ad hoc reconciliations as requested by Finance Manager
  • Assist Finance Manager with Intercompany Reconciliations
  • Support to Finance Manager for banking/cash queries
  • Assisting the Finance Manager in a variety of tasks including preparing monthly reports for head office and dealing with ad hoc queries
  • Daily and weekly Petty Cash integrations and postings
  • Managing & Collating and Preparing the weekly petty cash orders
  • Monitoring Fixed Asset Clearing, creation of Fixed Assets, reconciling of FAR, depreciation & disposals
  • Maintain the Petty Cash & Voucher website
  • Coordinate Petty Cash Reporting for Regional Finance Managers and Operations
  • Provide Operational offices with Petty Cash and some finance support
  • Ad hoc duties in Finance as required.

The Successful Applicant


  • Good accounting knowledge (i.e. understanding of P&L and BS)
  • Intermediate MS Office Skills, especially Excel
  • Knowledge of a popular Finance Information System
  • Some understanding of how the Purchase Ledger and Sales Ledger affects the month-end accounts
  • Month End processes
  • Team player
  • IT skills - knowledge of systems and how they work


  • Involvement in system improvement
  • Development of related policies



  • Training in Finance skills

What's on Offer

The successful candidate will be paid between £12-14 per hour depending on experience. This assignment will be for at least 6 months to cover a maternity leave.

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