Finance Assistant

Job Vacancy – Finance Assistant

Alchemie is a fast-growing, ambitious company delivering unique clean-tech products to the textile industry and we are looking to recruit an experienced Finance Assistant to join our rapidly growing team based near Cambridge. A proactive approach, management of own workload and delivering to strict month-end deadlines are key to this role.

The textile industry is the world’s 2nd largest contributor to chemical pollution worldwide and accounts for 25% of the worlds carbon budget by 2050.

We, at Alchemie - strongly believe our clean-tech approach will lead to a world with zero pollution from textile dyeing and finishing.

We seek candidates who can help us communicate the value proposition of our clean-tech systems within the textile industry and have the desire to influence change.

We are looking for people who are:

  • Smart-thinking individuals who inspire and create positive change
  • Team players who are able to build strong working relationships across disciplines and with both internal and external stakeholders
  • Innovators - going beyond conventional boundaries
  • Committed and have the belief to deliver against high expectations
  • People who go beyond the norm and have the desire to change the world

We are looking for the following technical skills, experience and capabilities:

  • Timely and accurate processing of supplier invoices and credit notes
  • Maintaining purchase ledger accounts
  • Open and update supplier accounts information
  • Monthly ledger reconciliations
  • Develop relationships with suppliers and budget holders
  • Accurate posting of sales ledger receipts
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Credit Control
  • Processing expenses
  • Processing of company credit card receipts
  • Petty cash reconciliations and posting
  • Reviewing systems and processes and making improvements as required
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Assist with annual audit

 Skills and experience:

  • 5 years experience in a similar financial position
  • An understanding of prepayments, accruals and VAT processes
  • Strict attention to detail

We offer a competitive salary and profit bonus including a benefits package of 25 days annual leave, private medical insurance and pension fund contributions.

Please send your application including a CV and covering letter to Penny Martin

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