Accounts Assistant

  • Location
    Tiverton, Devon
  • Category
    Accountancy - Accounts Assistant
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
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Job Title: Accounts Assistant

Location: Honiton, Devon

Salary: £25K PA (with additional bonuses approx. £30K OTE)

Hours: 36 hours per week - 8.30am - 4.30pm Monday to Thursday, 8.30am - 3pm Friday.

Benefits: 25 days holiday + bank holidays which rises to 30 days holiday with length of service, regular company team incentives, a friendly welcoming team and modern working environment with free on-site parking.

The Company: Well established electronic components company with a long standing team and management team that really value their employees.

The role: To Assist the Financial Accountant in the preparation of financial information.

Daily duties will include:

  • To Assist the Finance Manager in the preparation of year end accounts

  • Some nominal ledger reconciliations

  • Maintaining, posting and reconciling of multi-currency cashbooks, dealing with exchange variances

  • Sales ledger processing of invoices & posting to Sage Line 50

  • Posting of bank receipts to Sage

  • Purchase ledger invoice processing & posting to Sage

  • Arranging bank payments

  • Bank reconciliations

  • Calculating currency exchange variances

  • Checking of shipping quotes to invoices & investigating differences

  • Petty cash administration, reconciliation & posting to Sage

  • Credit card posting of invoices

  • Dealing with queries from inside & outside the company, including auditors.

The person:

  • Prior accounts / finance experience in an office is essential

  • Knowledge of Sage Line 50 or similar accounts software is highly beneficial

  • Must be happy to work as part of a close-knit finance team

  • Good communication skills & telephone manner

  • Numerate

  • Good keyboard skills with knowledge of Excel an essential

  • Positive attitude

Next Steps…To apply for the role please do so online or contact the Taunton team on 01823 285440. You can also send your CV directly to

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