Finance Administrator

  • Location
    Plymouth, Devon
  • Category
    Accountancy - Accounts Admin
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 27000 - £ 30000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

Do you have a process-driven mind and thrive in numbers and accuracy? Perhaps you have a finance or accounts background, or love working with systems to ensure nothing is missed?

Our friendly Plymouth based client has an opportunity for a Finance Administrator that offers the successful candidate just that in a new and exciting role within a great working environment!

JOB TITLE: Finance Administrator

LOCATION: Plymouth

SALARY: £27,000-£30,000 (pro rata) dependent on experience

HOURS: Totally flexible for the right candidate! 20-35 hours max per week

BENEFITS: 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays, contributory pension scheme, free parking

THE COMPANY: An award-winning, down to earth Southwest based construction company employing over 40 qualified and experienced staff. Working closely with architects, engineers and surveyors, the company ensures smooth project management with the customers' requirements firmly at the heart of their services.

THE ROLE: The Finance Administrator will report to the Finance Supervisor in this highly successful construction company. You will assist with the smooth running of day to day accounts functions, using your great attention to detail and process-driven mind. Key duties include costing all jobs, using Excel spreadsheets, raising invoices, checking for discrepancies, inputting data ensuring accuracy, plus support for the wider team.


  • Check supplier and subcontractor invoices

  • Accurately enter invoices onto Xero

  • Verifying Subcontractors with HMRC

  • Match invoices and statements before month end

  • Action payments on Xero for month end

  • Run financial reports

  • Submit C I S submissions

  • Work to HMRC guidelines

  • Submit VAT return

  • Bank reconciliation

  • Work with commercial team to maintain cost spread sheets

  • Monitor and update contract value spreadsheet

  • Ensure documents held comply with GDPR

  • Check time sheets

  • General administration for the department


  • Attention to detail and accuracy key

  • Experience working within an accounts department beneficial, not essential

  • Strong IT skills, in particular MS Office and Excel programmes

  • Ability to prioritise workload

  • Excellent communicator both written and verbal

  • Ability to work within a team and follow procedures

  • Undertake all training as required

  • A positive and friendly attitude

  • Great sense of humour

This is a unique opportunity not to be missed so get in touch today!

TO APPLY: Please either apply online, call our office on 01392 426200 or email

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