Finance Assistant

Finance and Accountancy - £20,000 - £23,000 Per Annum

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Job Description

Working for a leading Television organisation this is a great position for a recent graduate with great academics who is looking to start a career within finance.  Reporting in to the Finance Manager this is a varied and interesting role within a busy and vibrant finance team.


The company has interests in TV Production, Media Distribution and various other related activities. The company is looking for a  bright and outgoing individual who has strong academics and is looking to commence or has already started studying towards a professional accounting qualification.


The Role:

  • Manage and reconcile the purchase ledger (from invoice receipt through to payment);
  • Manage the expense ledger and corporate credit card claims, dealing with any related queries;
  • Prepare and raise invoices as required;
  • Assist in the preparation of management accounts and balance sheet reconciliations;
  • Assist in the recharging process;
  • Manage the company bank accounts and monitor cash positions;
  • Review and chase debtors as required;
  • Assist in weekly payroll;
  • Assist with business analysis as required.

The Person:

  • Strong academics (including a 2:1 degree or higher);
  • A genuine interest in building an accounting career within a media organisation;
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Looking to study a professional accounting qualification;
  • Self starter, proactive, logical and great attention to detail;
  • Thrives in a busy environment, happy to take instruction from others whilst also working under your own initiative;
  • Good Excel skills;
  • Strong team player who is organised and enthusiastic.

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