Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Aptus Recruitment
Location
Exeter, Devon
Salary
16000.0000
Posted
11 Jun 2017
Closes
11 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A highly successful manufacturing business is seeking an experienced Accounts Assistant to join their friendly finance team at their office in Exeter.

Working as part of a proactive and dedicated Finance team, the Accounts Assistant will be responsible for undertaking a range of duties including:

* Maintaining the purchase ledger: processing purchase invoices and credit notes resolving queries, payments runs, and supplier statement reconciliations
* Maintaining the sales ledger: raising sales invoices, recording and allocating payments
* Bank reconciliations and posting to the cash book
* Investigating and resolving discrepancies
* Supporting management accounts preparation with the recording of accruals and prepayments
* Processing staff expenses
* Analysing expenditure together with producing adhoc reports

The successful candidate will have recent relevant accounts experience which will include purchase ledger and/or reconciliations experience. You will need to be organised and able to work using your own initiative in order to meet the varying deadlines. Strong IT skills are required ideally including Sage accounts software and Excel to an intermediate level.

In return this company is offering a salary of £17,000 - £18,000pa plus benefits. This employer provides a supportive and friendly working environment.

THIS IS AN URGENT REQUIREMENT AND APPLICATIONS WILL BE REVIEWED PROMPTLY - INTERVIEWS TO TAKE PLACE ASAP.