Finance Assistant

  • Job Reference: 6992230
  • Date Posted: 16 October 2020
  • Recruiter: London
  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: £14.00 to £17.00 Per Hour
  • Sector: Finance & Accounting
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Finance Assistant

Agency Reference Number: 6992230

A leading London based University are currently recruiting a Finance Assistant to join their Fees, Income and Credit Control department. The post holder will be an integral part of the team and will focus on all elements of cash management. Due to the current climate this position will be working remotely and will be expected to until early 2021.

Hourly Rate: £14 - £17
Length: 6 – 12 months

Job responsibilities include:

  • Assisting with monitoring all cash book entries including cash, cheques, credit or debit cards, online payments and batching of receipts and payments
  • Receiving and receipting a variety of payments and other cash and cash-related transactions
  • Verifying payments and to and posts to appropriate accounts by coding the transactions
  • Issuing receipts
  • Manual entry of payments into Finance System
  • Processing Refunds
  • Reconciling cash, check, and credit card receipts daily

Candidate profile:

  • Knowledge of double-entry book keeping
  • Experience working in a Sales Ledger/ Student finance/ cashiering capacity
  • Excellent IT skills especially in Excel
  • Experience working in the Higher Education sector is highly desirable
  • Self-motivated and able to work to deadlines

To apply for this role or to find out about other Education Finance jobs, please contact Louis Pearson or Dannielle Day on the London Education Finance Recruitment team on 020 7557 7667 or email your CV to

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.