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Finance Assistant


Banbury, Oxfordshire, England


Date Posted:

21st June 2022





Job Type:




Prodrive is the world championship winning team behind some of the greatest names and achievements in world motorsport. Our skilled Technicians, Mechanics, Fabricators and Engineers work together every step of the way to design, build and then run elite competition cars on the track and off road across the globe. For more than 15 years we have been the team behind Aston Martin Racing and our GT Customer race programme is experiencing unprecedented growth. We are also involved in the Extreme E series and are the team behind an expanding Dakar works team and customer programme. 

We have an opportunity for an experienced Finance Assistant to join the Motorsport Finance team, ensuring compliance with all Prodrive policies and reporting deadlines, and providing financial support to the month-end process.

Key responsibilities

  • Manage the creditors ledger including creditor payments, maintenance of installment plans and schedules, supplier account set up and reconciliations
  • Assist the Assistant Management Accountant by providing timely and accurate updates on creditor spend for the weekly cash flow, highlighting any risks, concerns or variances
  • Review creditors ledger on a weekly basis and assist with month end creditor reconciliations, highlighting any issues to the Finance Manager
  • Review and keep on top of open POs including GRNI report
  • Manage company credit card and expenses process in line with company policy, ensuring prompt turnaround
  • Maintain the fixed asset register including additions and disposals and reconciling assets and depreciation to the general ledger. Administer finance lease transactions
  • Calculation of month end accruals and prepayments
  • Where required assist with bank payment/direct debit postings
  • Assist the wider Finance Team with the year end & audit process
  • Provide ad-hoc financial support to the Finance Manager and Project Accountant as required

Who are we looking for?

Our ideal candidate will have a minimum of two years’ experience within a management accounting environment and be competent with using a fully integrated accounting system as well as Microsoft packages including Excel. You will be a self-starter able to work to specific deadlines and deliverables, and have the ability to create financial and nonfinancial reports for operational and executive use.

What we offer in return:

A modern, spacious working environment with free onsite parking, competitive salaries as well as a tailored range of benefits, which include: life assurance, free fitness assessments and advice from our ‘Fit 4 Life team’, a subsidised canteen, onsite exercise classes, opportunity to join our group personal pension, 25 days holiday, with an opportunity to purchase extra and company discounts.

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