• 07/11/2018
    • £25k
    • 25000 GBP
    • Exeter Exeter Exeter Exeter
    • We have an amazing opportunity for someone who is looking to become a Trainee Underwriter with real opportunities to develop.  The company are based on the outskirts of Exeter and not only have a great office, but you will be working with a friendly supportive team.

      Ultimately, your role will be to manually assess new business proposals.  You do not have to have industry specific experience but the need and want to research with meticulous detail is a must.  You will be reviewing proposal forms, company searches, personal credit searches, land registry searches, bank statements, financial accounts and any other information to help make a lending decision. 

      Key skills required for a Trainee Underwriter

      • Analytically minded with high attention to detail and accuracy
      • Self motivated
      • An ability to work independently as well as within a small team
      • Confident to make pragmatic decisions in an effective, efficient and consistent manner
      • Good judgement
      • Ability to work under pressure
      • Excellent communication skills
      • Good prioritisation skills
      • Strong problem solving skills
      • Investigative mindset
      • Computer literate with a good working knowledge of MS Office 

      You will receive full training and support to allow you to develop.  As well as the great basic salary, there is also a great benefits package, free parking with hours of 9.00am – 5.00pm – Monday to Friday!

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    • Sarah West Recruitment
    • Full Time
    • 07/11/2019
    • Accountancy and Finance,Accountancy and Finance
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    Trainee Underwriter (VR/3016)

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
    • SpecialismAccountancy and Finance, Graduate
    • LocationExeter
    • Salary£25k

    We have an amazing opportunity for someone who is looking to become a Trainee Underwriter with real opportunities to develop. ...

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    • 31/10/2018
    • £24k - £26k
    • 24000 GBP
    • Honiton Honiton Honiton Honiton
    • As Finance Officer you’ll be working for a globally successful company who continue to go from strength to strength. You’ll be supporting the Head of Finance to prepare monthly management accounts, performance KPI’s, business reports and associated control procedures to the Strategic Board.

      You’ll also be responsible for the recording, management and reporting for other companies that sit within the Group.

      You’ll be someone who’s naturally inquisitive and looks beyond the figures and £ signs. You’ll be keen to understand the business, is enthusiastic and has a positive attitude.

      The office is one that is fast paced, fun, quite lively, all while being hugely professional. You’ll like nothing more than providing a great service to both your colleagues in head office and to those in the franchise network.

      What will you do as Finance Officer?

      • You’ll be directly responsible for recording, managing and reporting on a portfolio of companies within the Group
      • Prepare monthly trial balance, profit & loss account, balance sheet, cashflow and variance analysis notes for the Head of Finance
      • Make sure that all the companies that are part of the Group operate within the financial control procedures. This includes making sure that monthly reconciliations and control balances are prepared and signed off
      • Work with the wider finance team to produce data and analysis that support the senior management team
      • Assist the Head of Finance and business stream managers with the annual budget and objective setting process
      • Work with business stream managers to provide KPI’s and financial support to ensure that budgeted targets are met (at a minimum) and provide a detailed full year reforecast
      • Monitor accounting and reporting developments and make recommendations to process change to ensure everything remains compliant
      • Update & maintain the fixed asset registers for each company in the Group calculating monthly depreciation and amortisation
      • Ensure compliance at all times with relevant regulatory bodies
      • Work with the Head of Finance and other team members to maintain and improve internal financial controls and ensure that procedures are appropriate and efficient
      • Work with team members to create and maintain a procedures manual for the Finance Team at head office

      What experience should you have?

      • Preferably AAT qualified / ACCA part qualified
      • Ability to prepare management accounts with excellent reconciliation and analytical skills
      • Good working knowledge of MS Office packages
      • The ability to work in an accurate, organised and structured way that others can follow
      • Experience of working on your own and as part of a team
      • Strong communication skills
      • Good sense of humour
      • A UK driving licence is required

      If you’d like to know more about this role then Lisa would love to hear from you!

    • Finance Officer - Honiton - Sarah West Recruitment
    • Sarah West Recruitment
    • Full Time
    • 31/10/2019
    • Accountancy and Finance
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    Finance Officer

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
    • SpecialismAccountancy and Finance
    • LocationHoniton
    • Salary£24k - £26k

    As Finance Officer you’ll be working for a globally successful company who continue to go from strength to strength. You’ll...

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    • 30/10/2018
    • £9 per hour
    • 9000 GBP
    • Exeter Exeter Exeter Exeter
    • The company are based on the outskirts of Exeter and have an ongoing project to ensure that their database has the correct prices, product information and associated documents.  The role is for a 6 month minimum term and would suit a graduate looking for a Monday – Friday job, perhaps you are going travelling or taking a year out before starting your Masters.  You will be talking to customers and be the link between depts and have a natural eye for detail.

      Job will involve:

      • Send out request for country of origin declaration – store declaration / update master file
      • Support Export origin inquires – complete missing origin declaration for Export customer orders
      • Supplier code of conduct – request and gather signed copy of code of conduct from vendors
      • Cost price update on Varnet (our bespoke/inhouse software) at SKUs level
      • Creation of new vendor file on Varnet
      • Support all QC / Product Management MSDS inquiries
      • Send our RFQs for selected local OE dealers for OE samples
      • Project admin support for purchasing currently on CLAAS / Strike / 143
      • Co-ordinate sample submission to QC
      • Any other day to day admin tasks assigned by purchasing manager 

      Skills required:

      • Good Excel skills (V-look up level)
      • Good communicator
      • Organised
      • Hard working and driven
    • Purchasing Administrator - Exeter - Sarah West Recruitment
    • Sarah West Recruitment
    • Contract
    • 30/10/2019
    • Accountancy and Finance,Accountancy and Finance,Accountancy and Finance
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    Purchasing Administrator 6 month (minimum contract)

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
    • SpecialismAccountancy and Finance, General Office, Graduate
    • LocationExeter
    • Salary£9 per hour

    The company are based on the outskirts of Exeter and have an ongoing project to ensure that their database has...

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    • 11/10/2018
    • Exeter
    • 0 GBP
    • £40k £40k £40k £40k
    • This role as Systems Accountant is very much project led, for an award winning company.  Your involvement will be from conception through to becoming live, ensuring that they deliver to the brief and are on budget.  Due to the nature of the business you will also have to consider external regulations and legal compliance. 

      You will be someone that can easily communicate with people at all levels and areas of the company.  This might be finding out what they want from a project, the current way in which the system works from a user point of view and what output is required from the changes/ improvements to the project that you will lead on.

      What will the role of System Accountant involve?

      Project Portfolio

      • Plans, monitors and manages internal projects from initiation through completion
      • Manage risk and uncertainty through decision making
      • Leads project planning, progress reporting, and troubleshooting
      • Ensures project results meet requirements regarding technical quality, reliability, schedule and cost
      • Monitors performance and recommends schedule changes
      • Manage costs within the project budget allocated

      Individual projects

      • Work closely with Project Sponsor, agree frequency and content of updates to project sponsor and work stream heads
      • Creating, updating and circulation of all relevant documentation.
      • Meticulous documentation of task/process ownership
      • Ensure accurate and reliable accounting and reporting
      • With the help of the project sponsor, verify plan outcomes fully understood
      • Assist the project sponsor with creating a collaborative approach to delivering the plan 

      What experience and skills are required for the role of Systems Accountant? 

      • Qualified Accountant (CIMA, ACCA, ACA)
      • Experience of managing multiple projects at any one time (preferably in a financial services environment
      • Sound persuading and influencing skills
      • Excellent organisation and prioritisation skills
      • Effective and confident communication skills, both oral and written
      • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to analyse, understand and explain
      • Ability to make decisions
      • Precision and attention to detail
      • Ability to resolve conflicts.
    • Systems Accountant - Exeter - Sarah West Recruitment
    • Sarah West Recruitment
    • Full Time
    • 11/10/2019
    • Accountancy and Finance
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    Systems Accountant (VR/2995)

    • Posted 1 month ago
    • SpecialismAccountancy and Finance
    • Location£40k
    • SalaryExeter

    This role as Systems Accountant is very much project led, for an award winning company.  Your involvement will be from...

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    • 09/10/2018
    • £24k - £26k
    • 24000 GBP
    • Honiton Honiton Honiton Honiton
    • Your role as Finance Officer will be to support the Head of Finance in preparing monthly management accounts, performance KPI’s, business reports and associated control procedures to the Strategic Board. Additionally, to be directly responsible for the recording, management and reporting for a portfolio of companies within the Group structure.

      You will be someone that likes to look at more than purely figures, and £ in a role.  We want a finance person who wants to understand the business, is enthusiastic about what the company offer and have a positive attitude.

      The office is one that is fast paced, fun, quite lively, all while being professional and providing a great service to both your colleagues in head office and the franchisees.

      What will the role of Finance Office include?

      • Be directly responsible for recording, managing and reporting on a portfolio of companies within the Group. Each company will be a key responsibility and each tasks required to achieve this responsibility will be inherent in the work plan of the Corporate Finance Officer
      • Prepare monthly trial balance, profit & loss account, balance sheet, cashflow and variance analysis notes for review by the Head of Finance
      • Take direct responsibility as part of the extended corporate finance team in ensuring that each company operates within the financial control procedures of the group and monthly reconciliations and control balances are prepared and signed off
      • Work with the extended corporate finance team in delivering financial data and analysis to support the senior management team in achieving specific goals and projects as initiated by the strategic board
      • Assist the Head of Finance and business stream managers in the annual budget and objective setting process
      • Work with business stream managers in providing KPI’s and financial support to ensure that budgeted targets at a minimum met whilst providing a detailed full year reforecast
      • Monitor accounting and reporting developments and provide recommendations to process changes to ensure compliance
      • Update & maintain the fixed asset registers for each company in the portfolio calculating monthly depreciation and amortisation
      • Ensure compliance at all times with relevant regulatory bodies including Vat, Corporation Tax and PAYE
      • Work with the Head of Finance and other team members to maintain and improve internal financial controls and ensure that procedures are appropriate and efficient
      • Work with team members to create and maintain a procedures manual appropriate for the corporate finance function

      What experience are we looking for in a Finance Officer?

      • Preferably AAT qualified / ACCA part qualified
      • Ability to prepare management accounts with excellent reconciliation and analytical skills
      • Good working knowledge of MS Office packages, e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Sage
      • Work in an accurate, organised and structured way that others can follow
      • Ability to work effectively either as part of a team or individually
      • Strong communication skills
      • Good sense of humour
      • Full current UK driving licence is required.

       

    • Finance Officer - Honiton - Sarah West Recruitment
    • Sarah West Recruitment
    • Full Time
    • 09/10/2019
    • Accountancy and Finance
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    Finance Officer (VR/2873)

    • Posted 1 month ago
    • SpecialismAccountancy and Finance
    • LocationHoniton
    • Salary£24k - £26k

    Your role as Finance Officer will be to support the Head of Finance in preparing monthly management accounts, performance KPI’s,...

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    • 19/09/2018
    • £38k - £40k
    • 38000 GBP
    • Exeter Exeter Exeter Exeter
    • Paraplanner

      Exeter

      £38,000 – £40,000

      My client, who is based in the centre of Exeter are looking for a Paraplanner to join their team.  They are an independent company who mainly deal with high net worth clients.  The culture is very much one of “No Blame”, open and will see you working on a diverse portfolio for both new and existing clients.  It is not one that is focussed on the sales of products to its clients, but one where relationships are nurtured and long term.

      The role is full time with the standard working hours of 9.00am – 5.00pm, however there is flexibility for the exact hours worked.  You will work in a team of 5-6 people, and be expected to challenge when you believe there is a better way / option.

      L & D is also a part of this role where you will be expected to undertake an annual plan to allowed your CPD.

      Your role as Paraplanner will see you carrying out: 

      • Analysing of clients’ requirements, development of cash flow models and accurate recording of client data
      • Construction of financial planning solutions (investment, retirement, tax and estate planning) supported by the production of computer models and reports
      • Recommendations – preparation of letters and reports (liaising with administrators), taking full responsibility for the client file and back office IT records throughout the advice process
      • Reviews – preparation of client reviews, updating cash flow models, investment performance reviews and production of supporting reports, discussion documents and computer models
      • Relationship Building – liaison with clients by telephone, letter, email and attending meetings
      • Coordination – working with administrative staff to ensure application and provider forms are prepared as required and clients are updated throughout the process.

      As a Paraplanner, we are looking for someone who has:

      • Excellent interpersonal skills; able to listen, empathise and build trust with confident private clients who are frequently successful in their field of endeavour
      • Diploma – Level 4 minimum
      • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
      • Able to analyse and interpret quantitative and qualitative data with a view to diagnosing a challenge or opportunity and creating a suitable strategy for the client
      • Presenting solutions to Advisers and in some cases clients
      • Tactful, trustworthy, diplomatic and able to maintain confidentiality at all times
      • Ability to effectively use a variety of software (ie MS Office, CURO, Voyant, Finametrica)
      • Comfortable working on own initiative, setting and managing personal goals, directing workflow and managing often conflicting deadlines.

      The company has a great benefits package that includes a company performance bonus, 25 days holiday (plus BH), enhanced pension.

    • Paraplanner - Exeter, Devon - Sarah West Recruitment
    • Sarah West Recruitment
    • Full Time
    • 19/09/2019
    • Accountancy and Finance,Accountancy and Finance
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    Paraplanner (VR/2980)

    • Posted 2 months ago
    • SpecialismAccountancy and Finance, IT and Technical
    • LocationExeter
    • Salary£38k - £40k

    Paraplanner Exeter £38,000 - £40,000 My client, who is based in the centre of Exeter are looking for a Paraplanner...

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