£17.5k to £18.5k
Finance Assistant

Finance Assistant – Poole – £17.5k to £18.5k – Permanent

Jigsaw Specialist Recruitment are delighted to be working with a leading local education provider. There is now an exciting opportunity for a Finance Assistant to join their accounts team. As Finance Assistant, you will play a crucial role in supporting the financial operations of the school and work closely with the Finance Manager to ensure the accurate and efficient management of school finances.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the day-to-day financial operations of the school.
  • Maintain accurate financial records and databases.
  • Process invoices, purchase orders, and expense reports.
  • Reconcile bank statements and financial accounts.
  • Assist in budget preparation and monitoring.
  • Prepare financial reports for review by the Finance Manager and school administration.
  • Assist in payroll processing. Handle inquiries from staff, parents, and vendors regarding financial matters.
  • Support the Finance Manager in various financial projects and tasks.

The ideal candidate will have prior experience in a finance or accounting role and be proficient in Microsoft Excel and financial software. You will also have strong attention to detail and accuracy.