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Senior Finance Assistant

Job Title: Senior Finance Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Royal Leamington Spa
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum + Hybrid working + flexible hours
Start Date: ASAP
REF: ABJ/231123
Contact Name: Luke Scale
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

** Innovative & vibrant creative agency seek a Senior Finance Assistant at their incredible offices in Leamington Spa ** Hybrid and flexible working on offer ** Will consider candidates from practice / professional services seeking a move to industry **

Sitting at the heart of the creative community, this agency supports a wide range of household, nationally recognised brands and has recently been awarded Gold accredited status for "Best Places to Work" for a third consecutive year.

Reporting to and in support of the Group Financial Controller, the Senior Finance Assistant will take ownership of the full accounts life cycle for one business entity whilst providing wider support across the Group. This is an all-encompassing opportunity covering all aspects of transactional finance, work-in-progress management and client finance. In time, responsibilities will develop to other areas including management accounts.

This would be a perfect opening for a practice professional seeking their first move into industry or an industry professional seeking a fresh challenge, seeking to evolve their professional competences within a supportive, encouraging company culture.

Genuinely unique opportunity NOT to be missed!


  • Full ownership of full accounts life cycle for single entity with broader accounting responsibilities across the Group

  • Management of work in progress (WIP), assisting with the recognition of income and client finance

  • All aspects of purchase ledger invoices including supplier statement reconciliations and expenses payments

  • Credit control of debtors accounts and resolving queries

  • Preparation of monthly journals, intercompany recharges, accruals and prepayments

  • Balance sheet reconciliations and P&L reporting and analysis.

Would suit candidates who are/have:

  • AAT qualified/finalist or equivalent, candidates deemed qualified by experience will also be considered

  • Existing all round transactional accounting experience

  • Strong IT skills including Excel and accounting software such as Xero

  • Highly self-motivated with a proactive, 'can do' attitude (essential)

  • A collaborative and team focused approach as you will be regularly working with other departments and clients.

What's on offer:

  • Brand new and fully refurbished offices based in Leamington Spa, incredible and has to be seen!

  • Hybrid working from home (up to 2 days per week) & flexible start/finish around core hours

  • 25 days holiday + Christmas shutdown + Birthday off

  • Company social events and functions

  • Healthcare cashback scheme

  • Great visibility and opportunity for further career development.

Interested? Register your interest by applying TODAY or call Luke 01926 290 290 to discuss this opportunity further.

Addington Ball is a specialist finance and accounting recruitment consultancy covering the Midlands and Northern Home counties. We are a member of TEAM and are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Job ref - ABJ/231123 - Senior Finance Assistant