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Finance Assistant

Full Time

Avant Homes

Finance Assistant Nottingham

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Here at Avant Homes, we look to constantly challenge the status quo in our relentless pursuit of new, better and different ways to be amazing!

We are looking for people who share our passion and want to stand out from the crowd, take pride in what we do and be part of an energetic, values-driven and diverse team.

Avant Homes are a HBF Five Star Rated housebuilder operating in Scotland, the North East of England, Yorkshire and the East and West Midlands, with six regional offices employing over 700 people.

We have ambitious growth plans and the commitment to achieve them. Our mission is to become the housebuilder of choice in the North by making aspirational homes attainable. 

Due to continued success and future business growth, we have an exciting opportunity for a Finance Assistant to join our team based at our Midlands head office in Nottingham.

The Role

Are you a strong communicator and proactive? Do you have experience working as a Commercial Admin, Purchase Ledger or Finance Admin? Do you want to be a part of a friendly, driven team? If yes, then look no further your next career could be with us!

Joining our team as Finance Assistant you will be responsible for the processing of sub-contractor applications for payment, generating payment runs covering both subcontract and purchase ledgers, and the recording and processing of all sales transactions for the business.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Processing sub-contractor applications for works
  • Working with the commercial team to agree the same and where appropriate clear for payment.
  • Generating proposed sub-contract and purchase ledger payment runs for review and approval.
  • Keeping all cashbooks up to date on a daily basis
  • Production of weekly Bank reconciliations
  • Providing cash reporting to Regional Finance Teams in accordance with the Group reporting timetable
  • Processing of Housing Sales completion statements
  • Raising of Sundry and contract Sales Invoices within the COINS system
  • Credit Control and chasing of all outstanding debts when they become due
  • Review of Plot Balance reports on a monthly basis

Essential Skills

Who are we looking for?

  • Knowledge of processing payment applications, invoices, and payments.
  • Knowledge of bank reconciliations and using computerised cash books.
  • Previous Sales Ledger or commercial Administration experience
  • Excellent knowledge and application of Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Good communication skills required in dealing with customers
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Flexible attitude
  • COINS experience is desirable

About Company

What will you get in return? 

  • Discretionary bonus
  • Buy, sell and accrual holiday scheme
  • Private Health care
  • Company Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Other Benefits including our exclusive Avant discount platform

If this sounds like you, dare to be different, join us and be a part of Avant’s future success!

Essential Requirements

Who are we looking for?

  • Knowledge of processing payment applications, invoices, and payments.
  • Knowledge of bank reconciliations and using computerised cash books.
  • Previous Sales Ledger or commercial Administration experience
  • Excellent knowledge and application of Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word, and Excel
  • Good communication skills required in dealing with customers
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Flexible attitude
  • COINS experience is desirable

COVID-19 Finance Assistant Nottingham

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