Regional Finance Assistant - Chesterfield

Closing date: 22/07/2024

Competitive Salary & Discretionary Performance Bonus & Holidays (Buy, Sell and Accrual Scheme) & Company Pension & Private Healthcare & Life Assurance & Benefits

With lots of exciting plans in the pipeline, there’s never been a better time to join Avant Homes, let us tell you why…

Avant Homes is a housebuilder operating in Scotland, the North East of England, across Yorkshire and the East and West Midlands, with eight regional offices employing over 600 people.

We have ambitious growth plans and are looking for passionate individuals to help us achieve them. Our mission is to provide affordable yet aspirational homes to our communities, ensuring that new homes are accessible and attainable for all with a product suitable for everyone.

Avant Homes are proud to employ local people across our developments and within our regional offices, teamwork is key to everything that we do.

We are looking for people who want to be a part of something special, so why not start the foundations and build your career with us today?

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

The Role

Are you organised, analytical and have a good attention to detail?

Do you have previous experience of processing and managing cashbooks?

Do you want to be a part of a friendly, driven team then your next career could be with us!

Joining our team as Regional Finance Assistant, you will be responsible for the daily management of the cashbooks in the COINS system, and all payments for the business. A fully paperless office, all receipts, refunds and banking are processed, and paperwork saved down electronically.

Key duties and requirements

You will also be responsible for but not limited to;

  • Keeping all cashbooks up to date on a daily basis within the COINS system including reviewing and posting all Worldpay transactions, daily posting of receipts and refunds and weekly banking.
  • Production of weekly Bank reconciliations
  • Raising all payments for the business.
  • Raising of Sundry Sales Invoices within the COINS system.
  • Raising of 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.

Who are we looking for?

As well as being able to demonstrate your experience within a finance role previously, you must also possess an aptitude to combine strong organisational and communication skills with the ability to relate to all levels of staff, whilst also maintaining a keen desire to work in a quality driven business.

You will also possess:

  • Excellent IT skills including Outlook and Excel.
  • Strong communication skills as the role involves dealing with suppliers and stakeholders.
  • An accurate and methodical approach.
  • An organised and motivated outlook.
  • Ability to work to deadlines.
  • A flexible attitude & team player.
  • Previous COINS experience is desirable, yet not essential as full training will be provided.

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, join us and be a part of Avant’s future success!


Apply now