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Finance Assistant

Who are EAV?

Electric Assisted Vehicles Ltd (EAV) is a sustainable, zero-emissions vehicle manufacturer and technology innovation company based in Upper Heyford, Oxfordshire with people and the future at the heart of everything we do.

EAV is committed to a mission of holistic sustainability and business growth through environmental awareness and creative innovation. Our industrious community of talent believe that we’re designing and building a better future for everyone through our collective Transport Futures Vision, a vision which is powered by our people.

We want to make a difference and are looking for enthusiastic individuals who share this vision to join our fast growing team.

Finance Assistant

The Role

  • Generating sales invoices
  • Allocation of payments
  • Reconciling the bank accounts, entering transactions as required onto the system
  • Generating purchase orders
  • Placing orders for all non production items and ensuring you have followed these through until delivery, chasing up where needed.
  • Supporting the Financial Controller with timely and accurate Payroll run for our employees
  • Supporting the Financial Controller with all finance related issues
  • Proactively chasing debt and forming relationships
  • To ensure all invoices are processed and authorised within the agreed deadline and accurately
  • To ensure that all expenses are checked and processed within agreed deadlines
  • To work as a team member, pulling together to ensure that all deadlines are achieved
  • To ensure effective lines of communication are maintained at all levels

The Person 

  • Previous experience within a finance/accounts function
  • Good working knowledge of accounts packages ideally Xero but not essential
  • Ability to work to deadlines in a busy environment
  • Excellent customer and colleague relationship skills
  • Excellent telephony skills
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to work to deadlines, and to remain calm under pressure
  • Computer literacy in Word, Excel, Outlook and other systems required to perform the role
  • Full UK driving license
  • Positive and passionate, good team player
  • Self-motivated and sustainably driven

The Detail

  • Permanent/full time position
  • CPD programme for all employees
  • Real potential for progression and career development
  • Regular performance reviews
  • On the job training
  • Free hot meal provided on site
  • Use of gym equipment on site
  • Regular team activities
  • Salary £20,000 – £28,000 depending on experience


To apply, please send your CV to bethany@eav.solutions or click apply below