Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Telford, Shropshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits

  • Contact:

    Jo Payne

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Accounts Assistant - Telford - £20-22k. Great opportunity to join a vibrant team of people in a busy environment.

Our Client

We are working with an organisation operating in branded markets across Europe. Based in Telford, they are a well-established player in their sector. We are now seeking an additional Accounts Assistant to join their finance team.

The Role

The Accounts Assistant role is a great opportunity to join an iconic business that is experiencing an exciting trading period. It will be a busy and challenging time to work with them. The team operates with positivity and energy, and it will offer challenge and variety to a candidate with ambitions to become a fully-qualified accountant.

Specifically, the role will involve the following tasks:

  • Assisting with the month end reporting process
  • Fixed Asset register maintenance
  • Intercompany reconciliations
  • Accruals and prepayments
  • Resolution of supplier/customer queries
  • Nominal ledger postings
  • Verification of invoices and credit notes
  • Covering sales & purchase ledgers
  • Bank recs
  • Processing of payments
  • Ad hoc support tasks for year end audit purposes

The Accounts Assistant role is a permanent opportunity, and will offer study support to the successful candidate.

The Person

The successful candidate will ideally have a background in general accounting tasks, with a desire to complete their accountancy qualification. In possession of a positive and enthusiastic personality, you will be happy to offer help and support to a busy team of people. This role will suit someone with a solid foundation knowledge in accounts, who is used to working in a pressurised office environment.

Accounts Assistant - Telford - permanent role paying up to £22k per annum.

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