Accounts Assistant (Maternity cover)

  • Location
    Braintree, Essex
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Accounts Assistant
  • Contract Type
  • Industry
    Accountancy & Finance
  • External Reference
  • Salary
    25000 £ - 30000 £ / Year

Accounts Assistant (Maternity cover)




Up to £30k per annum (dependant on experience)

Benefits: Free car parking, 25 days holidays, Days off at Christmas, Christmas parties, Early finish on a Friday, Friendly working atmosphere

Working as the sole Accounts Assistant within this growing business, you will have full responsibility for all aspects of Accounts. This role is a maternity contract which will run for between 8 - 12 months.

In this role your responsibilities will include:

  • Sales Ledger - producing all of the company's invoices

  • Credit Control - chasing 600-800 invoices for payment

  • Credit checks for new clients and proformas for clients

  • Dealing with multicurrency payments

  • Purchase ledger - processing and payment of all supplier invoices

  • Prepare and submit quarterly VAT returns

  • Month end reporting

  • Balance sheet reconciliation

  • Prepare profit and loss schedules

The ideal candidate:

  • Must have SAGE 50 experience

  • Must have AAT/ACCA qualifications

  • French/German/Polish language would be an advantage

  • Must live local to Braintree

If this sounds like an ideal role for you then please do not hesitate to contact us. We would be delighted to receive your CV.

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