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Finance Assistant (with Study Support)

Published 12 February 2024
£22000 - £23000 per annum
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Job Starts: 12th February 2024
Accountancy & Finance

Job Description

Finance Assistant (with Study Support)

Location: Nottingham City Centre

Salary: £22,000 - £23,000 per annum + Study Support

Contract Type: Temporary to Permanent

Working Hours: 8.30 am - 4.30 pm (or 9 am - 5 pm, finishing at 4 pm on Fridays)

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About the Company:

A dynamic and growing organisation based in the heart of Nottingham City Centre seeking a Finance Assistant with a primary focus on Purchase Ledger, offering a fantastic opportunity for professional growth and development.

Role Overview:

As a Finance Assistant, your primary responsibility will be managing the Purchase Ledger. You will also undergo training in Sales Ledger and Credit Control as the role progresses. We are looking for a candidate who is IT literate, confident on the phone, and has prior experience in a finance setting to ensure a quick and effective on boarding.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage and maintain the Purchase Ledger efficiently.
  • Assist with Sales Ledger and Credit Control as the role develops.
  • Handle financial transactions accurately and promptly.
  • Utilise strong IT skills for data entry and financial reporting.
  • Engage confidently on the phone for vendor and client communications.
  • Work collaboratively with the finance team to ensure smooth operations.


  • Previous experience in a finance setting.
  • IT literate with proficiency in relevant software applications.
  • Strong communication skills and confidence in phone interactions.
  • Immediate availability for interview and start.
  • Ability to undergo a DBS check (preference for existing check in place).


  • Competitive salary of £22,000 - £23,000 per annum.
  • Study support - one day per week for qualification pursuit (e.g., AAT).
  • Temporary to permanent opportunity after 8 weeks.
  • Full-time office-based role in Nottingham City Centre.
  • Supportive and collaborative working environment.

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