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Finance Assistant

  • Salary: £130 - £140 per day
  • Job type: Contract
  • Location: Telford, Shropshire
  • Sector: Other
  • Date posted: 12/05/2017
  • Job reference: J366238A

Job Title: Finance Assistant

Location: Telford

Duration: 6 Months

Rate: £130/day - £140/day

My client is an international IT consultancy & services provider, based in Telford in the Midlands. They are looking for an interim Finance Assistant to assist on a large balance sheet reconciliation project.

This will involve in depth analysis of timesheet and invoice data, and will be presented in Microsoft Excel - so good Excel skills are a must.

  • Reconcile Contractor Time Bookings, and Invoice Data - required skills include Attention To Detail and Analytical skills.
  • Resolve issues with both time and invoices as they arise
  • Preparation and posting of Month End Journals
  • Run weekly Timecard Chase Reports - time management skills are crucial to ensuring that the reports are run, and that workload remains unaffected.
  • Chase missing timesheets for as part of month end close
  • Prepare T&M Billing File on a monthly basis, ensuring that all data is complete and error free, incorporate all changes required by the team

Key Skills Required:

  • Problem Solving
  • Analytical skills
  • Attention To Detail - to ensure accuracy of information processed.
  • Organisation and Time Management - essential when working through Month End.
  • Teamwork - as will be collaborating with colleagues from all levels.
  • IT Skills - must be skilled in Microsoft Office (particularly in Microsoft Excel, and have an Appreciation of Microsoft Excel Visual Basic i.e. can create/add to/edit Macros), Oracle E-Business Suite, Business Objects