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  • Finance Assistant

  • Business: CPS
  • Sector: Finance
  • Location: Crick, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
  • Hours of work: Monday - Friday; Full Time
  • Position type: Permanent
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Date posted: 27-May-2021
  • Job reference: 32663

Job Description

Here at City Plumbing we have an exciting opportunity for a passionate self starter to join the Margin Support team as a Finance Assistant based in Crick. Not only will you play a key role in supporting and maintaining the company’s existing contracts administration processes, you will support the simplification and automation initiatives within this area.  

What you’ll do:

  • Understand and document the current contracts administration processes across this team and areas of overlap with other teams

  • Identify areas for automation and simplification in order to drive operational efficiency

  • Work with an offshore development team to help analyse and come up with solutions

  • Support the implementation of any changes and assist in the training of users

  • Communicate progress against defined deliverables to senior management

  • Assist in day-to-day activities within the wider Margin Support team


Ideally you’ll have

  • Experience of identifying and delivering process improvements

  • A focus on results, with excellent interpersonal skills to keep people energised, positive and focussed on delivering change

  • Analytical skills in order to investigate, understand and provide solutions to issues

  • Experience of working with a range of finance systems

  • Lean belt/six sigma training would be useful but not essential

What we’re looking for:

  • A confident self starter who is able to work independently

  • A great communicator with strong written and verbal communication skills and basic report writing skills

  • An understanding of administrative processes within a transactional team

  • Methodical, with good attention to detail.

  • Well organised with the ability to plan workload to achieve deadlines.

  • Numerate and conversant in Word and Excel

  • A team player with good interpersonal skills that is able to communicate with a broad range of individuals

  • An open minded individual who is able to explore a range of solutions to a problem

If this sounds like something you could be interested in, please do not hesitate to reach out or apply!

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