Accounts Assistant

Kirkland Associates
10 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our well-established client is looking for an Accounts Assistant to join their small friendly team. They are looking for a candidate who has some accounts experience and is keen to develop their career within this area. You will have a positive can-do attitude and embrace change. Slightly reduced hours may be considered for the right candidate.

Accounts Assistant– The Role
· Checking and processing cheque, BACS and Chaps payments
· Checking and processing invoices
· Control and reconciliation of petty cash
· Opening new matters on the accounts system
· Money laundering checks
· Processing time sheets
· Filing
· Preparation of daily banking
· Checking and Processing of Expense Claims
· Office tasks as required by Financial Controller

Accounts Assistant– The Candidate
· Previous accounts experience within a similar role
· Strong accuracy and attention to detail
· Ability to use Windows 2007, 2010 & MS Word, Outlook, Excel.
· Proven ability to work within a team and work well under pressure
· Willingness to take on additional administrative duties/responsibilities (including covering reception).
· Excellent interpersonal and client liaison skills, and a good professional telephone manner.
Due to location candidates must be able to drive and have their own transport