Finance Assistant

England, West Sussex, Haywards Heath
17 Oct 2016
24 Oct 2016
Finance and Accountancy Division
Experience Levels
Entry Level
Contract Type
Full Time

A global organisation based in Haywards Heath are currently seeking a Finance Assistant with a Financial Services background to join their team on a 6 month FTC basis (possibility of going permanent)

This is an opportunity that involves ensuring all transactions and reconciliations are completed in a timely and accurate manner.

Some of you responsibilities will include:
* Preparation and review of bank reconciliations
* Credit card reconciliations
* Processing insurance declarations and dealing with any queries
* Creation and issue of Direct Assist commission statements
* Calculation of cash surplus
* Internal cash management using the on-line banking systems
* Journal processing
* Any Ad-hoc duties including providing cover for other members of the team

The essentials:
* Prior experience in a Finance operations team
* Good Excel skills
* Able to deliver high quality standard whilst achieving deadlines
* Excellent communication skills
* Team player
* Good attention to detail
* Flexibility
* Ability to prioritise
* Good organisational skills
* Ability to meet deadlines
* Self-motivated and able to work proactively
* Calm under pressure
* Come from either Insurance or a Financial Services backgound

The desirables:
* Experience in using SAP System
* Use of insurance systems
* Further study in Finance such as AAT or ACCA
* Knowledge of insurance industry

Due to the high amount of interest that we receive for each of our roles unfortunately we cannot respond to each application individually, therefore if you do not hear back from one of our consultants you have not been shortlisted for this role.