Finance Assistant

SQ Digital
June 24, 2023
Offerd Salary:£22,000 – £23,000
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Working Time:Full time
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Finance Assistant

Finance Assistant About Us

SQ Digital is a digital marketing agency with an outstanding track record of boosting sales and profit for SMEs throughout the UK and beyond. Established in 2000 in Lancaster, as one of the first SEO agencies in the UK, we continue to provide bespoke digital marketing solutions to small and medium-sized businesses.

Key Responsibilities:

As our new Finance Assistant , you'll be able to:

  • Maintain the sales and purchase ledger, generating invoices and processing receipts on the company's accounting system, reconciling bank transactions, completing credit control tasks and investigating customer queries.
  • Produce relevant weekly and monthly reports for the Management team giving insight and analysis into the company's financial position.
  • Assist with the production of month end accounts and production, as well as monitoring of monthly and annual budgets and forecasts.
  • Preparation and processing monthly payroll alongside the People Assistant.
  • Knowledge and Experience:

    This is a new role to the business so we're looking for someone with previous experience of working within a Finance role, who has the drive to work independently and who can use their own initiative to solve problems proactively. Our ideal candidate will have completed or be working towards their AAT Level 3.

    This role, alongside the People Assistant, is also responsible for the efficient running of our offices, therefore excellent communication and organisational skills are key as you'll be greeting customers at our office and dealing with incoming queries over the phone and emails.

    Other skills we're looking for include:

  • High level of Excel knowledge including creating and building formulas
  • Good understanding of Profit & Loss and Balance Sheet reconciliations

  • High level of numeracy and financial analysis

  • Organised and methodical with excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Able to use your own experience to look for improvements to our processes and ensure they are kept up to date
  • What's in it for you?

    A work environment that is both enjoyable and supportive, designed to help you reach your career objectives. Our team constantly arranges fun social events, and you'll have opportunities to get involved with our chosen charity partner, St John's Hospice, through volunteering days and company fundraising.

    As if that weren't enough, we also provide complimentary breakfast cereals, pastries, and bottomless cups of tea and coffee to keep you energised and focused. And if you need an extra pick-me-up in the afternoon, our tuck shop is at your service, raising funds for St John's Hospice.

    Key Details:
  • Salary: £22,000 – £23,000 per year (would consider more for the right candidate)
  • Holidays: 33 days per year, including bank holidays
  • Hours: 37.5 per week full time, flexible start and finish times (part- time working will be considered for the right candidate)

  • Hybrid working: Mix of office working and WFH

  • Sound like the ideal role for you?

    Apply today by sending your CV to

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