Accounts Assistant

mpeople Recruitment
Accrington, UK
13 Sep 2019
28 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Mpeople Accountancy & Finance is currently seeking an experienced Accounts Assistant for a well-established , global business in Accrington. The role will operate within a small team of 3, reporting into the Financial Controller. You will take responsibility for a range of transactional duties including payroll, sales and purchase ledger, credit control, bank reconciliations and journal entries.

Full time - Permanent

Salary - £23k per annum

Location - Accrington

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assisting with Payroll
  • Credit control - chasing overdue payments
  • Purchase Ledger - processing invoices, assisting with supplier queries, assisting with payment run.
  • Sales ledger - raising invoices, liaising with the sales team.
  • Bank reconciliations and journal entries.
  • Ad hoc accounts and admin duties
  • Supporting the intern as necessary

Person Specification:
  • Experience in Payroll and the wider accounts function
  • Experience using accounting software
  • Experience within the manufacturing sector would be beneficial
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent IT skills especially with Microsoft Office applications.
  • Good oral and written communications skills.
  • Self-motivated, flexible, able to work on own initiative and under pressure.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, influencing skills and sound decision-making ability.

If you would like to apply for the role, please click the link below or send your email direct to Harriett at , alternatively call to discuss further.

Please note that MPeople Recruitment cannot always respond to all applicants due to the high volume of CVs received on a daily basis. Should you not receive a response within 5 working days please accept this as unsuccessful. Mpeople wish you all the best in your job search.

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