Finance Assistant

  • Location
    Livingston, West Lothian
  • Category
    Admin. Secretarial and PA - Administrator
  • Contract Type
    Temporary contract
  • OrganizationType

*Are you a proven finance assistant looking for an exciting and fast paced role?

*Would you like to work for a successful and family feel business?

*Do you have excellent experience in account reconciliations and pre-payments?

Office Angels Livingston are collaborating exclusively with a highly successful business who are actively seeking a Finance Assistant for a 9-11 month maternity cover. This role is based in Livingston and salary circa £25,000 depending on experience. The role is fully office based and working hours are Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm.

Role Overview

As Office and Finance Assistant you will bring hands-on expertise to the company support a small but friendly team within this thriving organisation. This position is an important support role within the business and everyone within the company work as a team. You will assume responsibility for all finance processing and provide a seamless service to the business whilst dealing with contractors, suppliers, clients whilst acting as a main point of contact for the business. You will have a great knowledge of general accounts, reconciliations and accruals will be second nature to you!

Duties include:

  • Processing of Sales Invoices and PO's

  • Reconciliation of payroll and nominal ledgers

  • Reconciliation of statements

  • Debits and credits

  • Accruals

  • Pre-payments

  • Petty Cash

Skills and Experience required:

  • Proven, demonstratable experience in a similar role

  • Ability to build strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders

  • Highly competent using MS Excel

  • Competent and experienced in using Finance software ideally Exchequer or similar

  • Demonstrate excellent attention to detail ability

  • Be able to work under pressure and have excellent time management skills

Interested? Please call Georgia at Office Angels Livingston today or send your CV to

Working as a temp is an ideal way of exploring different job roles and industries. It's also gives you control of your own work/life balance. Here are just some of the benefits you can expect when you become part of the Office Angels team:

  • Employed directly with Office Angels, meaning we're always on hand to ensure you're being well looked after

  • Access to discount vouchers with many high street brands

  • Eye care vouchers and money towards glasses should you require them for VDU purposes

  • We can search for permanent work whilst you're in assignments and offer expert interview support and advice

  • Weekly pay

  • Pension scheme option (with employer contributions)

  • 28 days paid annual leave (Based on a weekly accrual)

  • Statutory Sick Pay in the unfortunate event you find yourself under the weather

  • Access to our assistance programme that provides free, confidential, and independent advice on a range of issues including grief, stress and legal issues

  • Should you wish to pursue a different career path, we have several sister businesses which cover almost every sector and specialism

Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Alice Ellwood