NC Associates

Senior Finance Assistant/ 12 Month Contract – Perm/ Competitive Salary/ Excellent Working Environment/ AAT Qualified/ Free On – Site Parking/Immediate Start

I am working on an exciting opportunity for a part or fully qualified AAT finance assistant. I am keen to speak with candidates who have a passion for finance, can work within a fast paced role that will often require them to adapt to the needs of the business and can support a wider business function. Candidates studying towards professional qualifications are favourable, however this isn’t essential.

Although initially a 12 month contract, this role is highly likely to convert to a permanent placement.

Job Description:

  • Management of the purchase order system
  • Processing of expenses for a high volume of employees
  • Checking of expense forms – calculating VAT, gaining authorisation, etc
  • Management of budgeting for all business departments
  • Processing of supplier invoices
  • Making daily payments to suppliers via BACS and credit card
  • Reporting on project spend
  • Running reports for the senior management team
  • Collating time sheets and running payroll for hourly paid staff
  • Supporting with completing accounts for individual cost centres
  • Budgeting and forecasting support
  • Working with suppliers to negotiate costs for services supplied
  • Ad hoc finance support


  • Previous experience within a varied finance role
  • Ability to work independently whilst supporting a wider finance team
  • Be studying towards AAT, ACCA, CIMA (Highly advantageous)
  • Immediately available/ reduced notice period
  • Ability to commit to a minimum 12 month notice period
  • Advanced Excel ability
  • Computerised systems skills
  • Proactive and motivated attitude
  • Logical and methodical approach
  • Ability to adapt to business change

If you have the skills and experience detailed above, are available on a reduced notice period and would like the opportunity to use and further develop your skills within this exciting role, please submit your CV for immediate consideration.