This role is a great opportunity to join our expanding finance function and gain hands on experience of working in a fast-paced environment, with funded opportunities to continue training offered.
With the continued expansion of our award winning technical services company, Sudlows have a growing portfolio of projects. We have over 200 staff in a number of locations and have achieved recent growth with on-going expansion plans. Sudlows are keen to recruit candidates who will be part of this ambition and are an equal opportunities employer who value diversity in our workforce.
Based in our Manchester office, the Finance Assistant will be a key member of the Finance department, working closely with staff and providing support to the accounts team.
Key Tasks and Responsibilities
Offering support to the Financial Controller and other finance team members where required.
To answer/deal with queries, both face to face and via the telephone, take messages and pass them on to the relevant member of staff
Data input and extraction.
To support the team to maintain accurate, timely and legible records
Training provided along with time out for study.
Able to work on your own and well within a small team
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Good time management
Methodical approach and ability to self-motivate
Professionalism and discretion
Exceptional attention to detail
Excellent IT skills, Outlook, Word and Excel
Part-qualified AAT and/or 2 years experience in a fast-paced finance function.
Planning and Organising:
Ability to organise own workload, including prioritising work and delivering to tight deadlines
Able to maintain accurate and timely records as required by the role
Identify and know how to solve everyday job-based problems in liaison with manager
Working with People:
Able to establish a rapport with other members of staff and service users as necessary e.g. clients, members of the public
Understand how to encourage and influence people to get the best from them
Understand the needs of others and able to respond accordingly
Able to communicate factual information politely and courteously
Has excellent spoken skills e.g. telephone and face-to-face conversations
Able to listen, observe and report information to manager
We offer a competitive package commensurate with qualifications and experience to the right candidate including professional training and long-term career development opportunities.
Rate: To be negotiated dependant on experience.
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