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Accounts Assistant

Posted 29 January by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Easy Apply Ended

6 month interim Accounts Assistant job with competitive hourly rate.

Your new company
This large blue chip American owned organisation are a well known household brand. Tycoons in their market they not only operate in the UK but also across the globe in over 13 different countries. They pride themselves on commitment and driven work force to not only clients and consumers but also to their employees.

Your new role
Your new role will be all round Accounts Assistant/Purchase Ledger duties with a heavy focus on statement reconciliations. You will be joining a specific project and support a crucial finance team in the following daily responsibilities:

  • High volume of statement reconciliations
  • Account and statement reconciliation analysis
  • Processing Invoices
  • Downloading supplier reports
  • Liaise with stock team and allocate supplier reports to them once reconciled

Along with the above you will also assist your Finance Manager on other ad-hoc project related tasks.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be successful in obtaining this role you MUST have a minimum of 3-4 years prior experience within a Accounts Assistant/Purchase Ledger job and an extensive background in statement reconciliation. This is an integral part of the role and you must be able to carry out all related duties swiftly, smoothly and with as minimum supervision required. You will be solely responsible for this area of the project. Ideally you are AAT qualified however this is not essential but intermediate excel skills are necessary as various tasks such as Lookups and Pivot tables will need to be carried out. You will have a high level of communication skills and an ability to communicate with team members and various stakeholders at all levels paired with attention to detail and the ability to work to strict timelines.

What you'll get in return
In return you will be given the chance to work within a globally recognised organisation who will help to develop and progress you career on many levels. Initially this project is 6 months but with a view for further extension. Along with all the above there is also a competitive hourly rate on offer.

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