Accounts Assistant

  • Salary:
    £24,000
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Clerical
  • Job Reference:
    66140

My client is currently recruiting for an Accounts Assistant at their head office in Whetstone, Leicester.

This role would suit someone who likes to get stuck in and be part of a small friendly team.

The Role & Responsibilities:

• Purchase Ledger function in its entirety, including month end reconciliations
• Credit Control duties, mainly focusing on chasing debt, watching the level of debt outstanding to avoid factoring charges and keeping good relationships with customers
• Bank reconciliations and cashbook maintenance
• Fixed Assets, Prepayments and Accruals postings, and reconciliations
• Profit and Loss Reporting and providing verbal commentary for the Directors
• Providing holiday cover and general administrative duties
• Providing cover for monthly payroll on Sage 50 Payroll for circa 30 employees, including pension contributions, and statutory payments (PAYE)

Requirements of the Role:

• Qualified at AAT level 3 or QBE
• Demonstrable experience within an accounts department
• Experience of Sage 50 accounts and payroll is essential
• Proficient in the use of Microsoft Suite

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