Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
London Stansted Airport
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Fantastic opportunity for a Accounts Assistant to join a successful company in Stantsed.

Accounts Assistant
Stansted (Essex)
£20,000 - £23,000

My client is a successful business operating in a niche industry. Based in modern offices my client is seeking an Accounts Assistant to join the team due to increased work load. Reporting into the Financial Controller you will be assisting the team in all areas of finance. The Accounts Assistant will join a dynamic environment where, along with your day to day tasks, you will be involved in ad hoc projects and be working with the senior team. Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Purchase Ledger
  • Sales Ledger
  • Payments
  • Reconciliations
  • Assisting with weekly and monthly payroll

The ideal candidate will have the following experience:

  • Experience within finance ideally within a similar Accounts Assistant role
  • Strong personality to deal with senior people
  • Strong systems experience - knowledge of Sage and Excel would be a significant advantage.
  • Payroll experience would be advantageous but not essential
  • A flexible mentality to the day to day tasks


The Accounts assistant will report into a driven Financial Controller whom you can learn a lot from. Growth in the role, over time, is expected.



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