Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
M People Recruitment
Location
Accrington, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Sep 2019
Closes
19 Sep 2019
Ref
1261860184
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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 (url removed), alternatively call (phone number removed) 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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