Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire

  • Sector:

    Finance Clerical

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  • Salary:

    £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matthew Spicer

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Cherry Professional are seeking an Accounts Assistant in Burton upon Trent, working as part of the UK finance team, supporting the Finance Manager and Management Accountants for this leading Engineering company.

Your duties will include:

General ledger analysis

Purchase ledger assistance

Posting journals

Bank Reconciliations

VAT reconciliations

Ad hoc month end duties

Other accounts duties as and when required

Knowledge, experience and qualifications

2 years minimum previous experience within an accounts team, accounts assistant position desirable but not essential as full training will be provided

Know your way around a balance sheet and profit & Loss

5 GCSE's grade C/5 or above to include Maths and English Language

Qualified or part qualified AAT

Microsoft Office experience - Excel spreadsheets a must

Attention to detail

Good Analysis skills

Team Player - happy to help the team as and when required

Able to work on own initiative

Knowledge of accounts packages such as Sage 200, Microsoft Great Plains and InspHire advantageous

Full time permanent position
Immediate start
Hours - Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm with 1 hour (unpaid) for lunch
Training and development opportunities
Pension and healthcare once successfully completed probation

You must have the right to live and work in the UK for this role.
Jobs you may have applied for include; Finance Assistant, Purchase Ledger, Finance Administrator and Assistant Accountant.

Cherry Professional are recruiting this role on behalf of the Client.