Accounts Assistant

Posted 18 November by Howett Thorpe
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An opportunity for an Accounts Assistant who possesses tenacity and ambition to utilise their skills and experience within a high reputable and long-standing SME based organisation that have experienced phenomenal success since trading and continue to grow with ambitious plans in place. This client would suit someone that is either looking to progress their finance career and therefore has limited experience or someone that has more experience

About The Role

This position will be supporting the team and cover a maternity contract until December 2020.
This position will be working as an Accounts Assistant, specifically focussing and support the two business areas. You will be working closely with the Financial Controller to assist with all areas of the accounting department. The position will include:

• Consolidating expenses, identifying the correct nominal codes
• Reconciliating & posting company credit cards
• Assisting with Purchase Ledger when appropriate
• Checking and posting all invoices and processing credits where appropriate
• Submitting & compiling EC Sales reports and to HMRC
• Trial balance preparation for all 4 locations - working in conjunction with another Accounts Assistant
• Prepare the creditor lists for all 4 locations
• Bank reconciliations - multi-currency

About You

This position can be flexible depending on what you can bring to the position
You will be available immediately with experience of working as an Accounts Assistant, ideally knowledge of double-entry book-keeping
Intermediate / advanced Excel skills
Previous experience of Sage

Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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Required skills

  • Transactional
  • Accountant
  • Trans up to £30K

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