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      Finance Assistant

      Grace Gentry
      Grace Gentry

      Associate Recruitment Consultant

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      Salary:

      £25000 - £27000

      Location:

      London

      Contract Type:

      Permanent

      Finance Assistant

      Absolute are currently partnered with an exciting start-up cosmetics and skincare company based in London. The company has seen exponential growth since inception. Having gone from strength to strength over the last few years, doubling in turnover and fast becoming a household name! They are seeking a progressive Graduate who is looking to study further with ACCA/CIMA and grow within the role to pick up more responsibilities as you progress.

      The role will be reporting to an impressive Financial Controller who is keen to be a mentor for someone’s ACCA/CIMA studies moving into management accounts. The Finance Assistant will be responsible for the transactional duties for the team and will then progress to assist with month end duties. 

      This role would be perfectly suited for an Accounting and Finance / Economics graduate from either a Russell Group or Red Brick University with a sandwich year, so has some hands on experience within a finance function to hit the ground running and progress quickly.
        
      What will you be doing in this role?

      • Maintaining financial records
      • Making sure invoices and receipts are entered into the system before payment
      • Entering financial transactions into the system
      • Processing a high volume of invoices, requesting approval from heads of departments
      • Preparing the payment run weekly
      • Reconciling credit cards
      • Suggesting improvements to increase efficiency, accuracy, and cost reductions

        
      What are we looking for?

      • Educated to a degree level (Russell group/Red brick preferred)
      • Actively Studying ACCA/CIMA/ACA
      • Strong interpersonal skills
      • An interest or passion for the retail and cosmetics industry

      Benefits

      • Study support
      • 25 days holiday
      • Hybrid working (1 day in the office)
      • Private health insurance

        
      Salary: £25-27k per annum
      Based: Central London / remote