Accounts Assistant

  • Location
    Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Category
    Accountancy - Accounts Admin
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
    £ 23500 - £ 24000 / Year
  • OrganizationType

We are recruiting for this role during this challenging time however our client is able to adhere to all policies related to Covid 19 to ensure the well-being of all their employees

We have an exciting opportunity for a brand new client for an experienced Accounts Assistant to work for a reputable company based in Leicester working as part of a small established team with the support of a Manager for training To Support the finance department to meet deadlines and to ensure all transactions are processed in a timely and efficient manner.

As the Accounts Assistant your working hours are Monday-Friday 9am - 5pm working a 37.5 hours a week

The main duties of the Finance Assistant will be:

Processing supplier invoices (Three way matching)

Allocating payments

Dealing with supplier & purchase order queries

Processing payment runs

Posting sales invoices and raising customer credits

Allocating Customer receipts

Credit control

Entering expenses and payments

Entering receipts

Reconciling the cashbook to bank statement

Prepare the payroll data

Submit the payroll to strict deadlines (via the flexi-form)

Resolve submission queries

Support the assistant accountant to ensure timely close of month end

To be successful as the Accounts Assistant we are looking for the following

Attention to detail

Efficient and accurate


Good communication skills

Payroll experience would be ideal not essential

Preferably studying for an accountancy qualification

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