Accounts Assistant

12 Jan 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Accounts Assistant

Location: London

Salary: £12,500 - £17,000 gross per annum, plus discretionary annual bonus

Working hours: 09:00 to 17:30 - Temporary position (3 months) with a potential to become Full Time Permanent role

28 days holiday per annum (incl. public and bank holidays)

About our client

Established in 1967, our client is a London-based bullion merchant dealing in Gold, Silver, Platinum, Palladium and Rhodium. In addition to producing its own minted bars in various sizes, They also offer its clients metal account facilities in both allocated and unallocated form. With further divisions for refining, "melt & assay", storage, industrial products, numismatic coins, wedding rings and picture frames, They are the only company in the UK that can rightly claim to be a true all round expert and one-stop-shop for all precious metal needs. The company employs over 60 people and operates primarily out of 30,000 sq. ft. of high security premises near City Airport.

TheAccounts Assistant role

Owing to business growth we are looking to recruit a school leaver as a junior within our busy Accounts team. Working within a team of six, you will report to an Accounts Manager and be responsible for the following tasks:

Accounts Assistant Duties

  • Data input
  • Order processing
  • Payment processing
  • Liaising with Trading Desk concerning customer orders
  • Account reconciliation
  • Preparing and reconciling dispatch records
  • Dealing with customer enquires
  • Opportunities to progress for the right candidate

The idealAccounts Assistant will need the following:

  • No professional qualifications required, but must have strong mathematic/financial skills
  • An interest in finance and commodities trading would be a definite advantage
  • Must be comfortable with, and able to operate within, a fast paced, relatively high pressure environment
  • Strong communication/interpersonal skills
  • Full training will be provided on the job

If you feel you’re suitable for this Accounts Assistant role then please apply today!