Finance Assistant

Position: Finance Assistant

Location: Real Group Ltd, Canterbury

Hours:  37.5 (full time)

Salary: £30,000 depending on qualifications/experience.


Real Group has an exciting opportunity for a financial role in our growing company. It is a great time to join our team, make a positive difference and impact our growth. We offer flexibility in how you work: up to 40% of your time can be worked from home if desired.
Study support would also be considered to support your professional ambitions.


About the role:

The purpose of the role is to support the Finance Director to provide required financial reconciliations, reporting, and analysis to support the timely review of results and support business decision-making. Partner with the FD to complete the annual plan, and required re-forecasts. Have ownership of key financial transactions, reconciliations, and processes to ensure they are complete and accurate, and undertaken as per required monthly deadlines.


Key tasks and responsibilities include:

About you

The ideal candidate will have a background in finance, qualified by experience, with either an accountancy degree or be part way through potentially an accountancy qualification.

You have a passion for data accuracy & detail, with advanced excel skills to assimilate & produce high-quality financial information. You are able to collaborate well with colleagues across the organisation to improve the understanding and accuracy of financial data, and reports.


Person specification

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate:

About us

We are a dynamic, growing organisation with an established reputation for providing CPD training, SEN consultancy, and direct psychological services. We develop and deliver training for teachers within the UK and internationally. We currently have teachers in over 100 countries studying with us. We are proud of our innovative training approaches that combine psychology, education and technology. Our courses enable educational psychology to have an impact in classrooms across the globe. Our values are embedded in the work that we do and they underpin our business culture.

Our Values:

We are an equal opportunities, flexible employer with offices in Greenwich, Canterbury and Staines. Real Group has a strong culture of ethical business practice and values diversity and inclusion.


 We build our team with talented, positive-thinking and experienced individuals from diverse backgrounds. Working at Real Group brings many benefits including:

Real Group is an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We welcome applications from all.


To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter explaining how you meet the person specification and job description to this address