Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Ashby-De-La-Zouch, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £23000.00 - £24000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alexandra Douthwaite

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Consultant:

    Alexandra Douthwaite

Are you a junior finance professional looking to join a supportive finance team? Do you thrive when given autonomy to develop relationships and work closely with stakeholders?

Gleeson Recruitment Group are pleased to be supporting a thriving Ashby-de-la-Zouch business looking to add a new Accounts Assistant into their growing finance team on a full time, permanent basis. Offering a salary of up to £24,000 plus AAT study support, the successful Accounts Assistant will be based in the beautiful, modern offices 5 days per week.

The successful Accounts Assistant will be confident with processing invoices and have some exposure to bookkeeping, including journal entries and postings. Full training on double entry bookkeeping can be provided, this is a rare opportunity to join a team who are truly encouraging and supportive of your growth. You will be given your own accounts to look after so will have full control of the end-to-end bookkeeping process, alongside the opportunity to visit sites to support audit and develop relationships. The right candidate will have a positive, outgoing outlook and be keen to get involved.

Key responsibilities:

  • Preparation and reconciliation of accounts
  • Journal entries and posts
  • Accounts payable duties and payment processing
  • Involvement in audits of site
  • Assisting the senior accounts team with ad-hoc duties

A bit about you:

  • Some experience in a transactional accounts role
  • Desire to grow into a more varied accounting position
  • Enthusiastic with a positive attitude, willing to support the wider finance team where needed
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

If you would like a confidential chat to find out more, apply today!



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