Finance Assistant

£23,000.00 - £10.50 Per Hour
Taunton, Somerset
England, South West England, Somerset

Job Title: Finance Assistant

Hours: Part time, 20 hours  

Salary: £10.50ph

Location: Taunton


We have an opportunity to become a member of our Finance Team at Somerset Care’s central office in Taunton. Working for a large not for profit organisation you will provide support to the Purchase Ledger team.


Somerset Care is an award-winning provider of care across the Southwest. When people think about care, they think of the Somerset Care Group.

The Role:

  • Providing support to the Purchase ledger Team
  • Monitor the Purchase ledger email inbox and redirect invoices to the appropriate cost centres
  • Sort and distribute finance post
  • Scanning of Purchase ledger invoices
  • Respond promptly and professionally to ad hoc quires from senior managers

Ideal Candidate:

  • Ability to prioritise tasks and stay organised
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • OCR Systems experience
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to stay calm under pressure


We really care about our staff and offer a range of excellent benefits:

  • We have partnered with Wagestream so you can access your earned wages before payday
  • So Much More Rewarding - provides access to discounts at 1000’s of high street retailers. Make So Much More Rewarding a part of the way you shop and you could save on average £1,000 per year
  • Excellent training & development opportunities with recognised qualifications.
  • Access to The Hub online learning platform – our one stop shop for learning & development
  • Free counselling service - 24-hour helpline for staff and their families
  • Fully paid induction and DBS paid by Somerset Care

“I have always felt very proud to work for Somerset Care and feel very grateful for the career opportunities & support I have been given.”

Somerset Care Group is an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion / belief, sexual orientation or age.

We reserve the right to close this advert early if we are able to appoint to the vacancy before the advertised closed date.