Accounts Assistant

Job Title: Accounts Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Gosport
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-05-28 00:00:00
Reference: 096111146
Contact Name: Charlie Liggins
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 30, 2019 10:37

Job Description

A niche organisation is currently recruiting for an Accounts Assistant to join their experienced team on a permanent basis. As a result of continued growth, the Accounts Team are expanding so this role offers the rare opportunity to join a business which is pivotal to its communities success. The core focus of the successful Accounts Assistant will be to ensure the smooth running of the finance function and business through accurate accounting.

As an Accounts Assistant, your core duties will include:

• Sales & Purchase Ledger duties (Processing/Posting invoices, Payments, Credit Control etc.)
• Preparing VAT returns and petty cash
• Processing Wages – Weekly & Monthly, PAYE Returns
• Providing Cashbook entries and completing Bank Reconciliations
• Controlling accounts and banking cash & cheques
• Completing Cash Flow forecasts
• Allocating receipts and managing cash

The successful applicant will have the following attributes:

• Proven experience working as an Accounts Assistant
• Able to deal with customers in a polite and friendly manner

In turn you will receive:

• A Competitive Salary
• 25 days holiday
• Excellent benefits including a great pension
• Ongoing support and training

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