Finance Assistant (Public Sector) - Newbury

Posted 133 days ago
£10.01-£10.30 per hour
Closing Date: 8 November 2021
Full Time Temporary

Our local authority client is looking for a Finance Assistant to help them in their Newbury offices on a temporary basis, reporting to the Payments Officer.


- An hourly rate of £10.01-£10.30 per hour plus holiday pay

- Immediate start

- Initially a 2-month assignment but likely to extend

- Mon-Fri, 8.30am – 5pm, 37 hour working week

- Friendly working environment

- Car parking on site

Key Tasks

- Scanning, registering and processing invoices onto the Agresso system for payment

- Checking invoices for accuracy

- Create and maintain supplier accounts

- Deal with enquiries from suppliers

- Provide general administrative support to the Exchequer

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

- 5 GCSEs including Maths and English

- Knowledge of computer systems i.e. Agresso

- Proficient numeracy skills

- Three years’ experience of working within a financial environment

- Understanding of client confidentiality and deal with clients in a professional and caring manner

- Be a team worker, flexible and helpful

- Good telephone manner and able to communicate effectively with suppliers

- Self-motivated, able to work on own initiative and enjoy being busy

- Good organisational skills


Reference ID: FinAsstRJS

Contract length: 2 months

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Salary: £10.01-£10.30 per hour


  • On-site parking


  • Monday to Friday


  • Financial: 3 years (preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No

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