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Finance Assistant

Date: 24-Nov-2022

Location: Oxford, GB

Company: oxfordbiom

We pride ourselves on our integrity. We do what’s right for our employees, patients, and partners, and so can you.

We are currently recruiting for a Finance Assistant to join the Finance team.  The purpose of this role is to be responsible for the accuracy of detailed financial transactions which support the financial performance of the business and maintaining efficiency of Finance Systems across the business.


Our Finance team provide financial reporting, control and accountancy across the business.


Your responsibilities in this role would be:


  • Day to day responsibility for the transactional activities within sales invoicing, debtors, material costings and timesheets ensuring accuracy of posting and record retention.
  • The analysis of financial data to understand the factors driving the results ensuring correct financial statement treatment will be required at differing levels depending on experience and contribution into Departmental Reporting on month end
  • Stakeholder communication at equivalent level throughout Business and to Customers/Suppliers
  • Operation of some of the key controls within the Financial Reporting and Control team and be responsible for performance and maintenance of associated records for own controls.
  • Responsible for preparation and reconciling of audit deliverables to be reviewed, sample support and respond to standard audit queries escalating where needed.  Supporting wider audit deliverables as needed.


We are looking for:


  • Part qualified AAT or studying towards and ACCA qualification, or at initial stages of training
  • Previous experience in a similar role inclusive of journals and reconciliations
  • Understanding of financial reporting and processes in a business environment
  • Working knowledgeable experience of ERP systems processes and transactions,
  • Understanding of basic project management principles for key projects and delivery initiatives
  • Good Microsoft Office skills (especially MS Excel)
  • Good interpersonal skills and able to build relationships with cross functional stakeholders



About Us:

We are an innovative leading viral vector specialist focused on delivering life changing therapies to patients.

Our innovative solutions and proven expertise allow us and our customers, the biotech and biopharma industry, to deliver life-saving therapies to reach even more patients.

The success of cell and gene therapy products transforms outcomes for millions of people suffering from some of the world’s worst diseases and medical conditions.

We work together, motivated to make a difference, and so can you.


What’s in it for you:


  • Highly competitive reward packages
  • Wellbeing programmes
  • Development opportunities
  • A 35-hour working week
  • Welcoming, friendly, supportive colleagues
  • A diverse and inclusive working environment
  • Our values are: Deliver Innovation, Be Inspiring and Have Integrity
  • State of the art laboratory and manufacturing facilities


We want you to feel inspired every day. We’re future-focused and our business is growing rapidly. We succeed together through passion, commitment and teamwork, and so can you.


Collaborate. Contribute. Change lives