Accounts Assistant

Office Angels currently have a fantastic opportunity for an Accounts Assistant, to join our client who are based in Boldon. This role will initially start on a temporary contract, with the view to quickly turning permanent for the right person. This is an amazing opportunity to join an established company, who are growing their Accounts team!


My client is seeking an individual who has good experience within Accounts/Finance; ideally someone who either has working experience at Accounts Assistant level. However, they are open to considering individuals who are studying towards their AAT qualifications with basic experience in Accounts/Accounts Admin.


This is a permanent career opportunity, however will initially start on a temporary basis for a short period. Due to the urgency of this recruit, please only apply if you are either available immediately, or with a short notice period (2-3 weeks maximum!)



  • Working hours: Monday - Friday 8AM - 5PM, however my client can be flexible on start/finish times for the right person, can consider hours between 35 - 40 per week.

  • Salary: depending on experience, between £20K - £22K.

  • Location: Based in Boldon, with the view to moving the office to Blaydon in 2022.

  • Free parking.

  • Hybrid working can be considered, however the majority of work will be office based.


The role & duties:


Supporting and working alongside the Accountant, supporting with day to day tasks. Training provided.



  • Processing and filing invoices

  • Managing company credit card statements

  • Preparing payment runs

  • Keeping accurate records using accounting software

  • Bank transfers and reconciliations

  • Working with Excel on a daily basis

  • Liaising with third party providers, clients and suppliers


The requirements:



  • Experience in Finance/Accounts

  • Ability to work in a small team for a busy organisation

  • Strong knowledge of Excel - Essential!

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Accurate and methodical

  • Good communication skills

  • Strong work ethic

  • Experience of using Oracle - Beneficial


What is on offer?



  • Permanent career opportunity

  • The opportunity to progress your career within accounts/finance

  • A successful, established and expanding company

  • Continuous support


Due to the urgency of this role, please only apply if you are available to start work immediately, or have a notice period of 2-3 weeks.


Due to the high volume of applicants, we are unable to provide individual feedback. If you are not contacted within 2-3 working days of sending your application, please assume you have been unsuccessful.

Office Angels acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Office Angels UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Lori Holtham