Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
DCS Recruitment Limited
Location
Wigan, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Jun 2019
Closes
27 Jun 2019
Ref
1167064442
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Accounts Assistant

Wigan

£20,000 - £25,000p/a + Benefits

Role Profile

A company who are at a very exciting stage of their growth are looking for an experienced Accounts Assistant/Bookkeeper to join their team situated in the Wigan Area. This is a new role to join the existing accounts team in a fast paced environment. As Accounts Assistant/Bookkeeper you will be supporting the group operations, working on a full time basis, Monday to Friday.

Key Responsibilities

* Maintaining accurate records; reconciling, allocating and posting transactions

* Checking company bank accounts and reconciling transactions

* Updating weekly Cash Ledger position

* Liaising with suppliers and processing and paying invoices

* Appropriately coding payables to enable accurate financial reporting

* Processing and paying expense claims

* Processing payroll once prepared by accountants

* Preparing purchase orders

* Issuing client sales invoices

* Monitor credit control and report on any issues

* Controlling inter-company transactions

* Working with accountants to create and run regular financial reports

About You

You will have worked in an Accounts Assistant role previously and be comfortable in a faced paced, growing business. The below are beneficial but not essential;

* ICB/AAT qualified (minimum 2 years)

* Demonstrable experience in a similar accounts role

* Previous experience and proficiency in Xero a must

* Able to produce clear financial reports using such accounting software

* High level of numeracy and excellent attention to detail

* Proficient in Excel

* Have a general understanding of compliance regulations relating to financial activities

* Able to comply with regulations in relation to the company's financial activities

* Able to work unsupervised where required

Remuneration

£20,000 - £25,000p/a + Benefits

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