Accounts Assistant

Posted 30 May by Cathedral Appointments Ltd
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Based at their Head Office in North Devon our client is seeking an Accounts Assistant to join their growing team. This is a varied and busy role focusing on the purchase ledger function within the finance team. This position is a 12-month contract to cover a maternity leave. You will be dealing with a high level of transactions; therefore, the successful candidate will offer a proven background of these accounting functions. Our client is a growing commercial business providing a wide variety of corporate services to companies across the UK.


  • Distributing supplier invoices for authorisation
  • Coding and processing supplier invoices
  • Staff expense claim processing
  • Reconciling supplier statements
  • Supplier & staff expense payment processing
  • Some monthly Payroll processing
  • HMRC submissions
  • Pension & benefit administration


  • Previous experience within a finance team
  • Previous payroll experience highly desirable but not essential
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word
  • Desire to do the job in a timely and accurate manner

Our client is looking for a professional and outgoing Accounts Assistant who can manage their own workload in a busy office environment. In return, our client offers a competitive salary and a good benefits package. If you think you have the right background and are available for an immediate start, we would love to hear from you.

Due to a high volume of applications we are unfortunately unable to respond to everyone. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within 3 working days please deem your application unsuccessful.

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