Accounts Assistant

Posted 6 August by Flatraterecruitment Group Ltd Easy Apply

Due to organic growth over a fantastic 2018 we are looking for an accounts professional possessing exceptional organisation and numerical skills, attention to detail, a high level of accuracy and the ability to adhere to a tight working deadline to join our business.

The ideal candidate will be able to work independently, be confident in developing ways to improve processes and be able to communicate with all levels of seniority both internally and externally.

Upon appointment to permanent position following benefits will be applicable: Discretionary bonus, Permanent Health, Travel Insurance, Non-Contributory Pension

The position will report to the Accountant in Northampton, requiring attendance in London from time to time.

Key responsibilities

  • All day to day bookkeeping of sales, purchase and nominal ledgers
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Assist in preparation of accounts to trial balance
  • Assisting with the preparation of management accounts
  • Assisting with client requests and payments
  • Budgets and forecasting


  • Fully competent in accounts and bookkeeping
  • Excellent IT literacy, specially strong Excel and knowledge of accounting software
  • High accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritise a demanding workload, ensuring targets are met and timescales adhered to
  • Ability to analyse and interpret strategic data

You must have previous experience of a similar role with strong numeracy and Microsoft Excel competencies. Preferably AAT or part-qualified CIMA/ACCA.

In return a competitive salary is on offer, hours are flexible but can be 2-3 days per week, 9:00am to 3:00pm.

If this sounds like you please apply today

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Required skills

  • AAT
  • ACCA
  • CIMA
  • All day to day bookkeeping of sales

Reference: 35803692

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