Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

Finance Assistant


Job Description:

Finance Assistant needed in Swindon, £11.44ph PAYE - Reference: RQ1254985


• To process journals, interface files, recharges, grants, and any other appropriate activities to assist services with effective budgetary control.
• To complete or provide cover for the supplier payment runs, liaising closely with other staff to resolve any issues, ensuring cheques are printed parallel with system arrangements.
• To complete reconciliations including investigating and correcting discrepancies.
• To provide support to the Finance Support Pool in the provision of their reconciliation and transactional activity.
• To deal with enquiries from external and internal customers. Take ownership of query resolution, providing advice and support where appropriate and ensuring timely escalation of issues when necessary.
• To contribute to the continuous improvement of own work and work of the team in support of delivering an efficient and effective finance service.
• Provide cover for daily routines and other priority tasks at busy times as required.


This is a full time role on a temporary contract basis.


If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Finance