Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Tasker Insurance Group
Location
Dartford, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Oct 2019
Closes
17 Oct 2019
Ref
1253536324
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Tasker Insurance Group

Tasker Insurance Group is a group of insurance intermediaries incorporating: Tasker and Partners, a Lloyd's broker; Gresham Underwriting, an MGA; Tasker Insurance Brokers, retail brokers. The Group places over £40m of premiums and trades from five offices in Kent, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, London and Manchester. Backed by Alcuin Capital, there is an ambitions strategy to grow the business both organically and by acquisition.

Accounts Assistant

Reporting into the Accounts Manager and based in our Dartford offices, the successful applicant will work as part of a growing Finance team of 10 supporting and assisting key processes. This role offers an opportunity to gain vital experience of multiple areas of the finance function and the wider business and a great opportunity to progress within the team and the organisation.

Study support for AAT or equivalent qualification will be offered to the successful candidate.

Key Responsibilities
  • Cash allocation
  • Daily cash books and bank reconciliations
  • Preparing client statements
  • Reconciling insurer statements
  • Assisting with credit control
  • Liaising with sales teams to highlight errors and facilitate correction
  • Liaising with suppliers and insurers
  • Raising insurer settlements
  • Banking of cheques
  • Assisting the Management Accountants and other members of the Finance Team with ad-hoc and routine tasks as directed

Knowledge & Skills
  • Previous experience of working within a finance and accounts team desirable
  • Competent with Microsoft Excel, Word and other Microsoft Packages
  • Experience of broking systems such as OGI desirable
  • Basic understanding of bookkeeping desirable
  • A-level or equivalent qualification required

Attributes
  • Numerate, organised and focused
  • Proactive and able to manage multiple tasks and prioritise work
  • Professional and ethical approach

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