Finance Assistant

Finance Assistant
The Peel Entertainment Group
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Full Time

Skipton-based, The PEEL Entertainment Group, are a highly successful award-winning Creative Production Company providing full entertainment programmes to Cruise Lines and the Leisure Industry. Peel also provides role-play actors for training and education and has specialist divisions providing digital content solutions for the heritage, museum and tourism sectors. Peel also owns Alexanders, a Bar and Restaurant in a Grade II listed building, refurbished to high specification in the bustling market town of Skipton.

This is a fantastic opportunity for Finance Assistant to work within an amazing company currently moving through significant change and growth and to become an integral part of our team here.

Key Tasks:

  • Working with the Sage 200 for purchase control
  • Processing information for payroll
  • Credit card processing
  • Processing of petty cash in and out
  • Daily upkeep of purchase ledger across three separate companies.
  • Processing of Purchase Orders and credit card spend
  • Working with the Company Purchase Order system
  • Bank payments and updating records for HMRC
  • Creating and maintaining Excel spread sheets
  • Assist with general office administration including filing, organisation, data inputting, printing, photocopying and telephone duties
  • Attend departmental meetings as required
  • Providing support to the Head of Finance and Senior Management as directed
  • Demonstrating and maintaining a high level of trustworthiness and confidentiality
  • Performing any other duties which may be appropriate to the position


Personal Specification:

  • Self-motivation
  • The ability to work under pressure and produce quick and accurate financial information
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent Excel knowledge and experience
  • Sage knowledge and experience is desirable but not essential as training will be given
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Computer literacy
  • Strong negotiation and relationship skills
  • An ability to effectively prioritise and project manage a busy workload

Please submit your CV, cover letter explaining why you believe you are our ideal candidate and salary expectations by email to or contact Beverley Owens on 01756 796176.


The deadline for application for this position is 31/01/2018
To apply please send your CV and covering letter to Beverley Owens at this email address:

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