Job Vacancy – Graduate Finance Assistant

This new role is an exciting opportunity for a recent finance and accounting graduate looking to develop their career.

You will have the opportunity to develop into overseeing the financial management of Stone Marine Services by covering budgeting and forecasting, preparation of management accounts, cash flow management and auditing including two African branches. Further, you will be working towards being responsible for the day to day financial operations of Stone Marine Services.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support the day to day control of all aspects of the bookkeeping and accountancy systems
  • Improve efficiencies and reduce company costs by identifying process improvements that can deliver greater accuracy in reporting and efficiency in effort
  • Support the development and Implementation of robust financial systems and processes
  • Support the preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Support the appropriate and efficient billing/invoicing of all jobs/projects and collection of all income
  • Ensure appropriate and efficient purchase of all charges, levies, equipment and services for all Departments along with monitoring, recording and payment of all expenses incurred by the business
  • Regularly analyse and make recommendations to the Directors on control of both cost of sales and overhead expenditure for the business
  • Support the overseeing of cash flow management
  • Compile and manage budgeting and forecasting process
  • Develop relationships with external advisors
  • Liaise with auditors for annual monitoring
  • Reconcile balance sheets

Skills and Requirements:

  • Fully qualified (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Robust commercial acumen and strategic business knowledge
  • Excellent interpersonal skills & the ability to persuade and influence
  • Committed, enthusiastic and able to use initiative to drive the business forward
  • Experience in SAP or other management information system or similar
  • Strong work ethic
  • Solid organisational skills and the ability to prioritise a varied workload
  • Potential to lead and motivate others
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines

Does this sound like you? If so, apply here: Graduate Finance Job Application

For more information, see the full job description here: Graduate Finance Junior Job Description

Interested in joining a leading independent marine repair specialist?

Please get in touch with a detailed CV or resume.