Finance Assistant

Finance Assistant

Job Description

Job ID: 21078
Job Function: Finance
Job Term: Permanent
Job Region: UK & Europe
Posted Date: 21 Dec 2022

Job Overview

To support both the commercial accounting functions in the completion of daily and weekly tasks, as well as with the preparation of monthly management accounts, in support of some major defence accounts for TVS.

Job Responsibilities

  • Journal processing; preparing journals and inputting into the system
  • Processing expense claims
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Assisting with month end processes
  • Sales ledger support as required
  • Purchase ledger support as required
  • Additional support to clients/account managers (internal and external)
  • Supporting internal audit processes

Qualifications and Skills

  • Educated to A Level or equivalent, preferably in Business, Accountancy or Maths based subjects.
  • Good Excel skills ideally with the ability to use VLOOKUPS, Pivot tables and SUMIF formulas, however training and development will be provided to intermediate Excel users.
  • Attention to detail
  • High level of numeracy
  • Organised and methodical in your approach
  • This role would ideally suit recent College leavers, applicants from a purchase ledger background or someone at home with manipulating data in Excel and completing highly detailed tasks.


In return for your hard work, we offer excellent career progression opportunities and a professional environment where you can acquire, use, and continue developing your skills.


Your package will include:


  • Competitive Salary and pension scheme with life assurance
  • 25 Days Holiday (plus 8 statutory Bank Holidays)
  • Holiday buy-back scheme (5 days)
  • Employee Assistance Programme supporting wellness with immediate access to:
    1. GP consultation and second opinions
    2. Mental health support
    3. Financial and Legal support
    4. Wellbeing and healthy living support
  • Employee referral scheme with financial reward
  • Professional Membership and Study Sponsorship
  • Pass scheme (£100 to undertake training of your choice)
  • Subsidised canteen


At TVS SCS we encourage and support our employees to realise their potential. They are empowered to take initiative and achieve high impact results that really make a difference to our business and our customers.


Where we are:


Our head office is based at a purpose built distribution facility on Buckshaw Village in Chorley with excellent transport links to the M61 and M6 plus a mainline train station less than a mile away. The office has on site parking, shower facilities for those who brave the elements on a bike or on foot and a subsidised canteen.

We are currently operating on a hybrid working basis, there will however be a period of time at the start of your employment spent fully working in our office, familiarising yourself with our systems and processes.


If you require any adjustments to allow you take a full and active part in the selection process, please notify us as part of your application. Please note TVS Supply Chain Solutions is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


TVS have signed the Armed Forces covenant and are a forces friendly employer.


Job Location

Chorley - Hybrid

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