Finance Assistant

Job Ref: 09562
Sector: Financial Services
Date Added: 06 April 2018
  • Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England
  • £10 - £14 per Hour
  • Katherine Anderson
  • 01582 692970

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Finance Assistant, 3 - 6 months, £10 - £14 p/hr, Hatfield, Large, Prestigious Company.

Our client is a global technology company located in Hatfield. They have a vacancy for a Finance Assistant to join them on a contract basis of 3 - 6 months. The role will pay £10 - £14 p/hr depending on experience.

In this role, you'll join the Global Accounting Operations function on the OPEX team and report to the GAO OPEX Controller. You main responsibilities will be to ensure the general accounting processes, performed both internally and externally are completed timely and accurately.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring month-end review and reporting the close process
  • Providing support to external outsource provider of back office general accounting
  • Journal preparation, review of processes, ad-hoc requests to review positions, month-end and year-end reporting
  • To support the OPEX Controller in resolving queries relating to operating expense related queries
  • Ownership of the OPEX processes and results, including balance sheet reconciliation



  • Knowledge of the general accounting processes within a large business, preferably within a global organisation
  • Good ERP/Accounting system skills - ability to utilise general functionality
  • Good Microsoft Excel skills (Pivot tables; Filters; formulas)
  • Ability to work under own initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Demonstrates a high level of ownership and accountability

If you have the required skills and experience and would love to join a global organisation, please apply now. We will be happy to receive your application.

Guidant Group is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Guidant Group is committed to diversity and flexibility in the workplace. If you require any reasonable adjustments to support you during the application process, please mention this at any stage.