Accounts Assistant

Chase and Holland
£15.5k - 16.5k per year
14 Jun 2017
14 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Chase and Holland are excited to be working with an established and expanding company in the Long Eaton area recruiting an ambitious and dynamic Accounts Assistant. The role has got room for growth and would suit someone in the early stages of their AAT or a finance graduate looking to gain some vital experience and the chance to grow within the company.

The purpose of the role is to support the Head of Banking Control in recording and retrieving financial details for the Group including maintaining financial records, processing payments and cash handling.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:

* The reconciliation of the bank account and cashbook for all companies, including balancing the bank reconciliation template to the source data reports and distributing the daily trackers.
* Respond to all queries in a positive and timely manner whilst adhering to company policies at all times.
* Ensuring all nominal postings are made accurately, timely and in line with guidance and expectations.
* Assist with the month end close process.
* Assist with the implementation of new transactional finance systems and processes.
* Proactively contribute to maintaining and improving a strong internal control environment, identifying and proposing potential solutions.
* To assist with the annual external audit and support the ongoing internal audit processes.
* Proactively take responsibility for personal development.
* Assisting with external bank related tasks.
* Updating MI/KPI/Dashboards for daily and monthly activities.

The successful candidate will have previous experience within an accounts team, with strong interpersonal skills both face to face and over the phone. In return, you will be offered a competitive salary between £15,500 - £16,500 with possible study support packages on offer and the fantastic opportunity to develop their career.

Chase and Holland acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Finance and HR recruitment and comfortably service the South Yorkshire, Derbyshire , Nottinghamshire , Leicestershire , Staffordshire and Lincolnshire marketplaces.