£28,000-£30,000 pa, Full Time Tenure: 37.5 hours per week, 9 month Fixed Term contract Annual leave: 20 days holiday per annum plus 3 days between Christmas and New Year, company pension scheme, childcare vouchers and season ticket loan. Start date: ASAP Job purpose You will form a key component of the Finance & Operations department and will assist with all financial aspects relating to business operations. Come and join a fun vibrant team with amazing managers who will help and support you to be the best you can. An excellent location, this is an upcoming and bright organisation where you will fit in really well if you are an enthusiastic, hard working and a proactive person who has a friendly personality. Main duties Assist in the preparation of the monthly Management Accounts Perform the month end pre-close checks and run the month end procedure & balance sheet reconciliations Prepare and submit quarterly VAT returns and monthly EC sales and Intrastat returns Prepare and analyse monthly expense reports & bespoke customer invoicing and reporting Raise all sales invoices & process purchase invoices for payment & raise payments to suppliers via online banking for approval by management Set up new contracts for billing, process amendments, terminations and update band changes. Weekly stock reconciliations Respond to internal and external tickets within a 24 hour SLA Skills and experience Minimum 2 years' experience within a within a high-pressured finance department Resilience to work in a fast-paced sales environment Microsoft Excel - advanced level Educated to A' Level standard or equivalent Working knowledge of Opera II (Pegasus) would be advantageous Personal Competencies: Excellent communications skills, friendly and hard working Striving to meet deadlines, proactive, managing own workload and team-working What to do next: Please apply for this role and upload an up to date CV. You will be asked to complete an online test and only applicants able to undertake this will be progressed. Unfortunately due to large number of applicants we are unable to reply to each person individually but shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 48 hours. Eddison Knight Recruitment has been retained on behalf of the hiring company to find, prepare and recommend resourcing solutions. By sending us our CV you are explicitly consenting to our processing of your personal data on a computer database for the purpose of evaluating your application for employment. This processing will be carried out in accordance with the UK Data Protection Act 1998. By applying for this role, you hereby consent to us to finding you work on your behalf. If you do not wish your CV to be sent to our client then you must clearly state this to us.