Temporary Accounts Assistant - 6 Month Contract

  • Location
    Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
  • Category
    Accountancy - Accounts Assistant
  • Contract Type
    Temporary contract
  • Salary
    £ 12.5 - £ 13.5 / Hourly
  • OrganizationType
    Office

🌟 Exciting Temporary Opportunity for an Accounts Assistant! 🌟


Are you an experienced Accounts Assistant looking for a new challenge in the legal industry? Our client, a prestigious and dynamic organisation, is seeking a skilled Accounts Assistant to join their team on a temporary contract of 6 months. This is your chance to contribute your expertise and support the smooth financial operations of our client.


💰 Competitive Hourly Rate: £12.50 - £13.50ph paid on a weekly basis through Office Angels


🕒 35 hours per week (Monday - Friday)


🌐 Location: Outskirts of Newcastle City Centre


📅 Immediate Start Available


Key Responsibilities:



  • Daily banking of cheques received via post to achieve cut-off time for delivery to the bank.

  • Produce daily client and office bank account cheque payments and complete relevant postings to the finance system.

  • Process cheque slip rejections for those requests not processed with reasons for rejections.

  • Process daily bank transfers between group bank accounts and process related entries onto the finance system.

  • Raise daily client bills.

  • Process daily disbursement write-offs and update the write-off report.

  • Process daily BACS receipts.

  • Produce daily client and office bank account BACS payments and complete relevant postings to the finance system.

  • Resolve helpdesk queries allocated in a timely manner.

  • Comply with tasks as allocated by the Operational Processing Manager.


Here are just some of the benefits you can expect while working with Office Angels:



  • Weekly pay

  • Access to discount vouchers with many high street brands

  • Eye care vouchers

  • Pension scheme option (with employer contributions)

  • 28 days paid annual leave (Based on a weekly accrual)


Skills and Experience:


To be successful in this role, you will need to have:



  • Previous experience in accounts or finance role

  • Knowledge of banking processes and procedures

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy

  • Proficient in using accounting software

  • Excellent communication and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team


Apply now with your updated CV and let's kick-start your career as an Accounts Assistant. Don't miss out on this fantastic opportunity!


Please note that due to high levels of applications, we are unable to provide individual feedback and only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


Office Angels is an employment agency. We are an equal opportunities employer who put expertise, energy, and enthusiasm into improving everyone's chance of being part of the workplace. If you require reasonable adjustments at any stage, please let us know and we will be happy to support you.

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 Rachel Todhunter