Accounts Assistant - Oxford

Opus Energy LTD
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Accounts Assistant
£18,000-£20,000 DOE + up to 10% Performance Bonus & Benefits

Are you highly numerate and looking to build a career in finance? Keen to gain AAT qualification whilst gaining on the job experience?
If the answer is yes we want to hear from you!

Opus Energy, part of the Drax group, is a leading independent supplier of gas and electricity to businesses all over the UK. With over 250,000 customers and circa 800 employees spread across modern offices in Oxford, Northampton and now Cardiff, we're a dynamic and innovative organisation. Additionally, our inclusive culture with employee engagement activities and exciting development opportunities make Opus Energy a great place to work.

Due to continued growth we are looking to recruit an Accounts Assistant to join our team in Oxford. We offer a competitive salary, excellent work/life balance and a benefits package that includes a performance related bonus, private medical insurance, pension and a further flexible benefits package. We will also provide financial support for you to gain full AAT qualification.

Key responsibilities in this role will include assisting with the day to day sales and purchase ledgers of a busy department ensuring they are kept up to date. The role will require the use of our Dream accounting software to bank cheques, post credit card payments, collect direct debits and post manual sales invoices. This role will also have exposure to stakeholders across the business, aiding them with any financial related queries and providing a high level of customer service through to resolution.

The successful applicant will have an interest and willingness to develop a career in finance and will possess experience within an office environment. Due to the nature of the role, you must be numerate and carry a thorough and accurate approach to your work. The successful candidate will be IT Literate and have the capability to pick up new systems and processes quickly. As you will be working with stakeholder across the business, you must be a confident communicator with strong interpersonal skills.

If this sounds of interest and you're keen to develop your career within a growing company, please apply today!

You may have experience of;

Finance Assistant, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, AAT, Trainee Accountant, Junior Accountant, Purchase Ledger etc.