Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Giles Travel
Location
Chesham Bois
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
12 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The Giles Group is an award winning travel management company based in the historic market town of Old Amersham. We excel at providing a first class business travel management service to some high profile corporate clients.

We are looking for an Accounts Assistant to join our Finance team. This would suit someone who has previously held positions such as Finance Assistant or Accounts Administrator. This role does not require any formal accounting qualifications and would suit someone who is qualified by experience.

Responsibilities will include:-

  • Generating and despatching invoices

  • Liaising with hotels worldwide to request supplementary information

  • Allocating payments
  • Working with clients and internal departments to resolve account queries

  • Reconciling various types of statements

  • Providing cover for other members of the Finance Team

  • Providing cover in the absence of the Receptionist

The successful candidate will need to have:

  • Previous experience of working in a similar role

  • Experience of reconciliations i.e. bank accounts, credit card statements

  • High level of computer literacy

  • Meticulous attention to detail

  • Problem solving abilities

  • The ability to multi-task and work with high volumes

Previous travel or hospitality experience would be a distinct advantage.

In return we can offer the following benefits:-

25 days holiday; Pension; Private Healthcare; free car parking; Childcare Voucher scheme. If you wish to apply for this position please send your CV and a covering letter telling us why you would be suitable.