Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Ilkeston, Derbyshire

  • Sector:

    Finance Clerical

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  • Salary:

    £16000.00 - £20000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ross Hillman

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Cherry Professional are recruiting for an expanding business, based in Ilkeston, who are seeking to employ a Accounts Assistant on a permanent basis.

This role presents a brilliant opportunity to work in a well-established team for an exciting business who have grown in recent years. This position is a new role that have come available due to business growth and offers fantastic training and development opportunities for the new-starter.

Working very closely with the Finance Manager and the Management Accountant, the Accounts Assistant will be responsible for a variety of duties covering both sides of the ledger to ensure and assist with the smooth running of the finance function.

Key Responsibilities:

Coding, matching and posting supplier invoices
Statement reconciliation
Allocating payments
Assisting with organising payment runs
Dealing with supplier and customer queries
Coding, matching and posting sales invoices
Chasing outstanding debt
Assisting with closing the ledger at month end.

Ideal Person:

Active AAT studier would be desirable but not essential
Bright and willing to learn
Excellent organisation skills and have the ability to meet deadlines
Previous experience working with Sage would be desirable but not essential
Great attention to detail and high levels of accuracy.

What will you get in return:

Competitive salary of £16,000 - £20,000 (negotiable depending on experience)
Full AAT study support (if applicable)
Onsite parking, great holiday allowance and company pension
Variety across both sides of the ledger and above and beyond TB - not one day will be the same
A positive, supportive and personable working environment.

Jobs you may have applied for include; Purchase Ledger Clerk, Assistant Accountant, Sales Ledger Clerk, Credit Controller, Trainee Accounts Assistant, Junior Accounts Assistant or Trainee Assistant Accountant.

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