Finance Assistant - Wokingham

Role: Finance

Employment Type: Permanent

Location: Wokingham

Closing Date: 07 June 2019

Finance Assistant - Wokingham

The Leaders Romans Group are one of the UK’s largest multi-faceted property companies in the UK. Our brands have been operational for over 30 years each with their own unique heritage; Leaders, Romans and Boyer.

We have over 2,000 employees across 160 locations, allowing us to provide fantastic growth and development opportunities for our teams.

We are always looking for individuals that are driven, creative and ambitious to succeed. We ensure our employees are provided with fantastic development opportunities and rewards. To name a few we provide up to 35 days annual leave including bank holidays, an additional 10 days holiday every 5 years of service, Sickness absence benefit, employee assistance program, annual trips and incentives.

The Leaders Romans Group is an organisation that understands the value of its employees and that without great teams in place, we could not provide the first class service we do to our clients.

About the role

  • As part of the role you will ensure that purchase invoices are processed, approved and paid in a timely manner.
  • As a member of the team you will respond and resolve in a timely manner any internal/external queries and requests via telephone and email.
  • The role will include bank posting, reconciliation and regular supplier account reconciliations.
  • Part of the role includes weekly management of the group stationery order; approving orders, answering queries and seeking efficiency savings where possible
  • In addition there will be ad hoc sales ledger support and duties to support the wider Finance team

About you

Essential requirements

  • A calm, personable and proactive individual with good communication skills, a strong attention to detail and a positive ‘can do’ approach
  • Good numerical and IT skills (particularly Excel) are essential, as is the ability to analyse and identify problems and suggest effective solutions.
  • Ability to manage own workload

Ideal requirements

  • Prior experience coding invoices in a purchase ledger role
  • Previous experience of Sage 200

By joining the Leaders Romans Group, you will get a lot more than just a career, we want to ensure that you never stand still and are always fulfilling your potential.

In a company as large as ours there’s always room for progression and we will support you in finding the right path and work with you to enhance your skills as well as offering you a competitive salary package and the opportunity to grow your expertise at an expanding company.

Due to the high volume of applications that we receive, if you are not contacted within 10 days then your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful. Please keep reviewing our vacancies in case a suitable position arises in the future. We wish you every success with your job search.

The closing date should be treated as a guide. We reserve the right to close the vacancy once we have received sufficient applications, so we would advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment.

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