Junior Finance Assistant

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
Up to £21,000 per annum
Posted
01 Feb 2018
Closes
02 Apr 2018
Sector
Retail & FMCG
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Level
Entry level

Are you a Junior Finance Assistant looking for your next challenge?

Tateossian is an established family business in the global luxury sector for men’s jewellery and accessories. Now in its 28th year and with over 75 employees, we are seeking a talented Junior Finance Assistant to join our fast paced Finance Team based in London SW6.

The ideal candidate would have some experience in Finance, is a savvy IT literate with attention to detail and accuracy to the highest standard. Reporting directly to the Finance Team, you will be adaptable, with excellent communication skills in written and oral English and a long term career commitment.

Responsibilities and duties

  • Daily banking in GBP, EUR,USD &JPY for all companies
  • Resolving supplier / customer queries answering emails on daily basis, telephone calls
  • Processing payments/ receipts in bespoke banking system, via credit cards or cheques
  • Coding and processing purchase ledger invoices, credit notes
  • Communicating effectively with all other departments to meet deadlines
  • Ad-hoc admin tasks,  such as photocopying, filing or covering work

Personal Profile

  • A positive and energetic attitude to all work, always ready for a challenge and able to work hard to produce high quality work
  •  Proactive,  understands what needs to be done
  •  Takes initiative whilst ready to ask for help when required
  • Impeccable  attention to detail,  ensuring work is produced accurately and to the highest  standard
  • Reliable and trustworthy
  •  Complete works to deadline and communicates any issues clearly
  • Experience in working within a fast paced ,pressured team
  • Maintains confidentiality at all times

Essential skills

  • Very good understanding of accounting principles and best practice
  • Completed or studying towards AAT Level 4 or similar qualification
  • Excellent in English, verbal and written communication
  • Excellent numeracy skills and accurate data entry
  • Understanding and clear communication with different cultures
  • Self-motivated and ability to work independently and to tight deadlines
  • Proficient in  Microsoft Office - Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Confident and polite telephone  manner

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