Accounts Assistant - Temporary

  • Location

    Telford, Shropshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £23000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Emma Perry-Hall

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Emma Perry-Hall

Accounts Assistant - Temporary


6 months to start ASAP



Reporting to the Financial Accountant and Credit Control Lead, the Accounts assistant temporary role will be to aid Purchase, Sales and General Ledger duties.

Key Responsibilities:

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Purchase Ledger:

  • Logging and processing of invoices
  • First point of contact for with queries
  • Sorting of post

Sales Ledger:

  • Checking with customers all items on ledger
  • First point of contact for both internal and external queries

General Ledger:

  • Counting and reconciliation of Petty Cash

Qualifications and Skills:


  • AR & AP Experience (AP mainly)
  • AAT basic to mid
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Windows - particularly the use of Excel.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, with an ability to communicate with all levels of the business hierarchy.
  • Ability to prioritise work & work methodically whilst working to deadlines.
  • High attention to detail to ensure accuracy in everything produced.
  • Self-motivated & Pro-active with an ability to work both on own and as part of a team.

Hours of Work:

37 hours per week Monday to Friday. 8.15am to 17.00 Monday to Thursday and 8.15am to 12.15pm Friday

If you have the relevant experience and you are immediately available for work, please apply.

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