Accounts Assistant

Job Title: Accounts Assistant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Southampton
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-03-18 00:00:00
Reference: 096110962
Contact Name: Kayode Balogun
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 18, 2019 09:30

Job Description

A Southampton based, specialist manufacturer is recruiting an Accounts Assistant for an ongoing temporary assignment to help clear a backlog of general ledger invoices. The successful Accounts Assistant will be working closely with the Finance Manager throughout a period of business.

Reporting to the Finance Manager you will be responsible for the following:

• Managing daily cashbook recording all payments and credits on the system
• Assisting with daily and monthly sales and bank reconciliations
• Processing both Sales and Purchase Ledger invoices
• Assisting with customer refunds on cancelled policies
• Chasing customer shortfalls to minimise company bad debt via various control methods

The successful applicant will have the following attributes:

• Proven experience working as an Accounts Assistant / Assistant Accountant / Accountant or Finance Assistant
• Part Qualified or strong QBEs (qualified by experience) considered

In return you will receive the following:

• Flexible working hours
• Competitive benefits
• Pension
• Strong transport links

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