Finance Assistant

remote working (plus 1 monthly visit to central London based office)

Do you enjoy numbers? Do you like tracking payments? Are you a keen influencer?

If you are looking for a self-motivated role in a growing SME and a team full of dynamism, this role is for you!

The Local Data Company is providing insight on the retail and leisure industry, uniquely through field and desk research. We track over 680,000 retail and leisure premises to provide a dynamic view on market health, competitor trends, pitch and footfall.

We are looking for a part-time Finance Assistant to support our Finance Director.

The job


  • Processing and paying invoices
  • Chasing up outstanding customer balance
  • Processing bank transfer requests
  • Ensuring all information is up to date for running payroll
  • Submitting pension information
  • Processing payroll
  • Checking and updating ledger balances



  • 2 years’ experience book-keeping
  • Knowledge of key accounting principles
  • Good level of proficiency in Microsoft Suite
  • Ideally worked with QuickBooks
  • Ideally payroll experience



  • Extensive organisational skills, methodical and efficient planning
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Proactive approach
  • Confidentiality
  • A persistent and resilient mindset


  • 20-25 hours a week over 5 mornings a week (Monday to Friday)
  • Home working possible with 1 monthly visit to the London based office the first week of every month on a Tuesday or Wednesday
  • Salary: £28,000-£30,000 (Full Time Equivalent)
  • 23 days of leave (in addition to public and bank holidays) (Full Time Equivalent)
  • Various benefits
    o Birthday off
    o Access to Retailers Discount platform
    o Access to a well-being platform with monthly credit
    o Social committee with weekly breathing session, book club, walking clubs


CVs aren’t everything. We are focused on who you are. If you feel your profile is the right one for this role, please contact us with your CV and a letter explaining why you are the right candidate at

We will do everything we can to support you during your application.

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