Finance Assistant


Ref: WB50447

Central London
£25,000 to £27,000 per annum

Our client is a fast-growing, central London based start-up that provides mobile in-building coverage service to customers and building owners in the UK. Due to fast growth of the company an opportunity has arisen for a Finance Assistant to join their team and be responsible for all supplier purchasing finance activities. The company is dynamic, rapidly expanding and as such all employees are required to have an adaptable and flexible approach.


  • Set up new suppliers and add details in Xero
  • Supplier credit checks
  • Intercompany accounting
  • Project / WIP accounting
  • Capitalisation of project costs
  • Manage fixed asset register (FAR)
  • Raising POs
  • PO matching to purchase invoice
  • Receipt & capture of purchase invoice
  • Approval of PO / purchase invoice
  • Supplier queries and exceptions management
  • Supplier payment runs
  • Remittances sent
  • Placing orders on suppliers



  • Degree or further education qualified
  • Part qualified or studying for AAT or early stage ACCA or CIMA (or equivalent) 
  • IT literate confident in MS Excel with experience or ability to learn finance tool (Xero)
  • 12 months+ experience in accounts receivable/payable
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Able to work independently and under pressure and meet strict deadlines
  • Flexible to change priorities when needed
  • Always looking for ways to improve processes to reduce cost and delivery time
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Confident dealing with customers and suppliers at all levels of management
  • A quick learning self-starter with ambition to take on more responsibility
  • Comfortable in challenging suppliers and internal subject matter experts to insure orders are accurate and complete
  • Well organised, approachable team player

To apply for this role, please use the Apply button, or alternatively, email your CV to Will Barnes: quoting reference WB50447.

Walker Hamill has been a specialist finance and strategy recruiter for 30 years. We have an extensive client group, including major multinational listed organisations, private equity backed businesses and privately owned companies. We recruit across all sectors and have particularly strong client relationships in media, retail, pharma/biotech, technology, property/real estate, leisure and business services. Headquartered in London, we have additional offices in continental Europe. For more information, please see


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