Accounts Assistant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
08 May 2017
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Excellent opportunity to join a rapidly growing, exciting SME business based in Southampton. £18000 - £22000

Your New Company

A fantastic opportunity to join a privately owned company within their Accounts department. Specializing in the manufacture of flexible packaging they currently stand as the fastest growing within its industry. With this success and expansion in mind they look to onboard ambitious and progressive individuals to assist with the forward momentum of the business

Your New Role

With discussions of development, promotional opportunities and support towards study, the role would suit an individual looking towards their AAT qualification and their first steps into the finance function Your main duties as a Junior Accounts Clerk will include

  • Managing the daily operation of the accounts department
  • Manually matching purchase orders to supplier statements
  • Supplier statement reconciliations
  • Chasing overdue payments
  • Dealing with company queries
  • Ad Hoc Responsibilities

What you need to succeed

It's imperative that you demonstrate a desire to succeed, and a passion for your own development within the finance function. Team fit plays an important element to the successful placement of this role

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Good knowledge of Excel (Intermediate level)
  • Highly accurate and numerate
  • Team player
  • Inquisitive and a willingness to learn
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Self-motivated, committed, resilient and flexible

What's in it for you?

  • Study Support
  • Attendance Bonus
  • Free Parking
  • Pension Contribution
  • 20 Days Holiday + Bank
  • Perkbox Employee Benefits

What you need to do now
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