Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
The Career Boutique
Location
Wallingford
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
11 May 2017
Closes
10 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Accounts Assistant - Wallingford - £25,000

Reporting to the Financial Controller, the Accounts Assistant will be responsible for the delivery of accounting information within a high performance culture.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

This is a multi-faceted role where the post holder will be expected (but is not limited) to:

*Match supplier invoices to purchase orders/goods received documentation and ensure they are appropriately authorised, and booked into accounting system
*Resolve any discrepancies and deal with supplier queries
*Prepare supplier payments for authorisation and subsequent processing
*Reconcile bank accounts (including foreign currency)
*Update excel-based reconciliation / support packs -
*Contribute to the success of the overall corporate strategy
*Carry out sales invoicing and cash allocation activities
*Implement improvements to existing processes as required
*Create good working relationships with key team members
*Involvement with integration on new business units
JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
*Must have at least 2 year's relevant experience
*Strong commercial acumen and financial analysis skills
*Excellent IT skills including a high level of proficiency in Excel
*Good communication and interpersonal skills
*Experience of Microsoft Great Plains software would be an advantage

Your Personal Characteristics will include:

*Highly organised and methodical
*Solution-focused, with ability to prioritise and manage multiple tasks
*Persistent and resilient under pressure, with a good sense of humor
*Accurate, with high attention to detail
*Good team player, yet willing to take personal responsibility for issues
*Self-motivated, resourceful and keen to learn and share knowledge
*Flexible and hardworking approach
*This role may require some travel to UK sites

If you would like to be considered for this role please send your CV through to or call