Accounts Assistant

Posted 9 April by FRS Ltd Easy Apply

My client is a small and reputable business within the manufacturing industry, with their premises based in the LE4, North Leicester Area.

Due to expansion they now have a challenging and varied opportunity for an experienced Accounts Assistant / Purchase Ledger Controller to join the team.

Reporting into the Finance Manager, the successful candidate should be used to working in a fast-paced environment and will assist with:

  • Purchase Ledger administration, logging timely and accurately Purchase Ledger invoices
  • Resolving supplier queries and requesting credit notes
  • Responsible for producing supplier statement reconciliations
  • Processing credit card payments
  • Responsible for statutory returns (Intra Stat / EC Sales)
  • Liaising with the Purchasing and other departments to ensure guidelines are adhered to
  • Assisting in sales ledger as and when required
  • Other ad hoc duties as required

Skills, Competencies & Qualifications:

  • Experience of working in a similar role is essential
  • Sage 200 experience preferable, but not essential
  • An ability to solve problems using a logical approach is essential
  • A conscientious worker who prides themselves on attention to detail
  • Confident communicator with financial and non-financial staff
  • A team player within a busy accounts environment, proactive, flexible and adaptable
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure
  • Excellent administrative and computer skills - Word, Excel and Email

In return, this position offers long term scope for development, with study towards AAT, ACCA, CIMA being given, along with a competitive basic salary of up to £23,000.

Required skills

  • Accounts Assistant

Reference: 34858339

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