Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Robert Half
Location
Bath
Posted
05 Mar 2019
Closes
31 Mar 2019
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time


Robert Half is working with a Global business in Stroud who are looking to recruit for an Accounts Assistant for a 12-month maternity cover. It is a very friendly organisation who provide excellent training and are committed to supporting their staff. The role is a great opportunity for a well-established Accounts Assistant to get exposure to a global business.



The Role:
  • Entering invoices onto the computer and passing them to the correct person for approval.
  • Ensuring that all invoices are returned correctly approved by the month end deadline, chasing for missing invoices as necessary
  • Completing the invoice process on the computer and filing the invoices ready for payment.
  • Daily bank reconciliations
  • Check monthly expenses for completeness and accuracy and pass to department head for approval.
  • Preparing twice monthly BACS runs, writing cheques, and setting up currency payments as needed, ensuring all payments are correct.
  • Some month end journals
  • Providing information and reports to heads of department or senior management
  • Other administration tasks as needed


Your Profile:
  • Be numerate and comfortable working with numbers
  • Have good communication skills, be self-motivated, enjoy working as part of a team and have a good sense of humour
  • Be able to work to deadlines, with accuracy and attention to detail
  • Be confident in day-to-day dealing with directors and other senior managers
  • Understand the need for confidentiality in all aspects of the role
  • Have good keyboard skills, daily use of Excel and Word is essential


This Accounts Assistant role is for a 12-month period and the company operate on a 37.5 hour working week. The role is based just outside of Bath and there is parking on site. The role is paying £20,000 - £23,000 per annum

If interested, please call Laura Hearn on 01179935400

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