Temporary Accounts Assistant

Temporary Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Cannock, Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance

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  • Salary:

    £9.50 - £11.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Jess Brannigan

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

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Gleeson Recruitment Group is actively seeking an experienced Accounts Assistant to join a family run construction firm based in Cannock. You will be reporting directly into the Finance Manager, providing crucial ledger support on an on going temporary basis. Depending on experience you can expect an hourly rate between £9.50- £11.00 ph.

Due to the lovely rural location of the office your own form of transportation is needed.

Please only apply if you are able to commence work with immediately, and can commit to 3 months minimum work.

The role:

  • Purchase ledger invoice and payment processing
  • Supporting Sales Ledger
  • Reconciliation of client accounts
  • Preparation and input of nominal journals
  • Intrastat reports
  • Journals, accruals, and prepayments
  • Stock reconciliation
  • Assisting with yearend audit
  • Assisting with internal audit requirements and visiting clients
  • Processing expenses
  • Occasional sales ledger duties
  • Management reports

Ideal candidate:

  • Present a strong purchase ledger background
  • Ability and desire to gain new skills and exposure into other aspects of finance
  • Enthusiastic
  • Must be proficient with Excel, Word and Outlook

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