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Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

£18,000 - £23,500

Permanent, Full-time


Due to an exciting period of change, a well-established organisation based in Central Liverpool is currently looking to appoint an Accounts Assistant on a permanent basis to join their dynamic and rapidly growing team.

As an Accounts Assistant you will play a key role in contributing to the next phase of the company's strategy and your responsibilities will be as follows:

Key responsibilities of the Accounts Assistant

  • Support regional client facing outsourcing teams with basic bookkeeping, accounts payable, credit control and ad-hoc processes.
  • Process transactions, bank reconciliations, VAT compliance and preparing journals.
  • Reconcile account information to bank statements, supplier statements etc. to ensure accurate information.
  • Dealing with invoice queries via email and telephone.
  • Work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Preparation of management accounts.
  • Provide support to other teams during busy periods.

Required skills and experience of the Accounts Assistant

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent.
  • Experience in management accounts preparation (desirable).
  • Experience in training other staff members (desirable).
  • Experience in using desktop or accounting packages or willingness to learn.
  • Good time management and organisation skills.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent level of communication both verbal and written.
  • Ability to use own initiative.

As an Accounts Assistant you will be offered competitive starting salaries and review remuneration packages regularly to ensure that pay reflects performance. Our company also offers 25 days holiday, access to personal pension scheme, life assurance cover and income protection insurance. There is also a range of voluntary benefits:

  • 25 days holiday.
  • Buy up to 10 days extra holiday.
  • Enjoy discounts off cinemas, dining and gyms.
  • Access childcare vouchers.

If you believe you have the necessary skills and experience for the Accounts Assistant role, please apply now, or contact Chloe O'Brien at Sellick Partnership.

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