Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + + study support

  • Contact:

    Jess Brannigan

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Gleeson Recruitment Group are working in partnership with a manufacturing firm based near Uttoxeter, who are actively looking to appoint an additional Accounts Assistant to join their successful finance team on a permanent basis. This Accounts Assistant role is reporting directly into the site Financial Controller and will play a key part in the delivery of financial data and reporting.

This role would best suit either an ambitious graduate looking for their first finance role or an experienced Accounts Payable Clerk who is proficient with Excel and SAP. Depending on experience you can expect a salary between £22,000 - £28,000 PA.

This firm offers and supports with career progress and study support, a competitive pension scheme, private medical and dental, free car parking and a 25 days holiday allowance + bank holidays.

Accounts Assistant role and responsibilities:

  • KPI reporting for several business units.
  • Act as the main point of contact for all queries for sites- must be a confident communicator.
  • Process all supplier invoices and manage payment queries.
  • Process complex invoices and resolve any processing issues.
  • Expense processing.
  • Supplier statement reconciliations.
  • Continuous improvement of the accounts payable function.

Role requirements graduate:

  • Have obtained a relevant accountancy/ finance/ business degree.
  • Proficient with Excel - V look ups, pivots and sum ifs.
  • Ambitious, dynamic and hark working.

Experienced candidate:

  • Have previous experience within a busy Accounts Payable function.
  • Proficient with Excel - V look ups, pivots and sum ifs.
  • SAP exposure- desirable not essential.
  • A confident communicator.

To apply for the Accounts Assistant position, please click on the apply now button and your CV will be sent directly to the responsible recruiter. We will respond to successful applicants within 7 days, however please feel free to get in touch if you would like any further information about your application.

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