Accounts Assistant

Our client is looking for an experienced Accounts Assistant to join their small and friendly team based in Chester. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Accounts Assistant who is highly efficient with the ability to adapt and work under pressure to provide key support to the finance director. As Accounts Assistant you will be responsible for all credit control within the business whilst working as part of a small, friendly, and professional team. In return, our client is offering a competitive salary and benefits package. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Process purchase invoices for various companies
  • Manage the central finance inbox and deal with workflow and queries accordingly
  • Supplier statement reconciliation
  • Prepare supplier payment runs for the Finance Director to review
  • Allocate payments on Sage
  • Update bank reconciliations for all companies
  • Set up payments for approval by Finance Director
  • Manage office contracts and deal with any office related issues,
  • Replenish stationery, water and other purchases
  • Liaise with Directors throughout the business for invoice approval
  • Ensure VAT returns are submitted accurately and on time with the support of the Finance Director
  • Any other duties deemed appropriate

Required skills:

  • Recently studies or currently studying AAT
  • Knowledge of Sage 50
  • Competent in Purchase ledger
  • Proficient in using Microsoft Excel
  • Good attention to detail
  • The ability to adapt, multi-task and work under pressure
  • Excellent interpersonal skills

What’s in it for YOU?

  • Competitive salary
  • Nice working environment
  • 21 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Workplace Pension


If you feel that this could be the right role for you then apply now and we’ll be in touch.

  • Date Posted:
    8th October 2020
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