Accounts Assistant FTC

Recruiter
Premium Credit
Location
Leatherhead
Salary
£17,200 per annum pro rata Plus Benefits
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Accounts Assistant – FTC
Leatherhead, Surrey
£17,200 pro rata Plus Benefits including Pension, Life Assurance, Income Protection, Childcare Vouchers, Cycle to Work Scheme, On-Site Canteen, Coffee Shop & Gym, Shuttle Bus from Epsom & Ashtead Stations 

Are you a data processing professional seeking your next challenge? Want to increase your accounting knowledge in an engaging contract? If so, read on. 

Premium Credit is the leading insurance premium finance company in the UK and Ireland. We are now looking for an Accounts Assistant to join our team on a fixed-term contract until the end of 2017. 

Based in open, vibrant offices, you’ll receive great training from a friendly and experienced team to ensure that you are confident in your role. 

As an Accounts Assistant, you’ll provide a high level of administrative support to the Accounts Team. 

You’ll help to ensure that the Accounts Team performs all required reconciliation, bank account and system ledger tasks within agreed timescales and in-line with company policies.

Specifically, your duties will involve: 

- Responding to telephone queries and correspondence in an efficient and professional manner 
- Ensuring that received payments are accurately allocated within 24 hours of receipt 
- Making sure that refunds and funding payments are accurately posted 
- Uploading spreadsheets 

This is a fantastic opportunity to gain valuable experience in a financial team and increase your skill-set within a fast-paced environment.

Interested? To be considered, you’ll need: 

- Data processing experience 
- Basic knowledge of MS Excel 

Highly numerate and analytical, as an Accounts Assistant, you’ll be a self-motivated team player with a great eye for detail. Superb communication skills, a highly organised approach and the ability to remain calm under pressure are also key.

Knowledge of accounting would be beneficial to your application. 

Please note, successful candidates will be required to undertake a competency-based interview and practical assessment at Premium Credit’s office in Leatherhead. This will include a keyboard skill test. 

The closing date for applications is 26th April 2017. 

To apply for the role of Accounts Assistant (FTC), please apply via the button shown. 

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency. 

Additional Keywords: Accounts Assistant, FTC, Data Processing Clerk, Data Entry Clerk, Administrator, Accounts Administrator, Finance Administrator, Finance Assistant, Junior Accounts Clerk, Trainee Finance Clerk, Accounts, Accounting, Finance, Financial. 

Working Hours: 37.5 hours a week, 8:30 – 17:00, Monday – Friday 
Notice Period: 1 week during probation, rising to 4 weeks thereafter