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Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Sale, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accountancy, Commerce & Industry

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £17000 - £18000 per annum

  • Consultant:

    Sam Jeffrey

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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The Business

A recognised organisation based in South Manchester is currently seeking an Accounts Assistant to join the business with immediate effect. The organisation that we're representing is currently going through a period of expansion and is looking to take advantage of this growth by recruiting an enthusiastic Accounts Assistant to sit within a fast paced, established finance department. Having recently gone through a period of change, this exciting role will make up a team of four, reporting into two Seniors and one Account Lead. This opportunity offers huge scope for progression for the successful individual to develop within the organisation, with the option of a full study package available.

The Role

In this permanent role the Accounts Assistant will be responsible for dealing with key clients accounting, tax and administrative needs, to prepare management accounts and meet statutory deadlines.

Specific duties of the Accounts Assistant include:

* Assist in the completion of weekly and monthly management accounts and handle all reconciliations

* To process any acceptable expenses, and handle any client invoices and payments

* Use knowledge of VAT/PAYE & Corporation tax to advise clients as to HMRC regulations

* Handle any queries regarding customer accounts, including taxes, deductibility of expenses and dividends

* Review and offer improvements to existing systems and processes

* Assisting Seniors and Account Lead with any ad-hoc accounting project work

* Act as an immediate point of contact for any client queries via both telephone and email

The Ideal Accounts Assistant

* Will have an interest in finance and becoming an Accountant

* Will have experience in working within an office environment

* Will have customer service experience either face to face or over the phone

This Accounts Assistant will a hardworking, bright, adaptable individual, who can communicate well with internal and external stakeholders. The successful individual must have a confident and personable telephone manner and a keen eye for detail. If you or anyone you know has the skills required for this Accounts Assistant vacancy, contact Sam Jeffrey at Sellick Partnership on 0161 834 1642 or sam.jeffrey@sellickpartnership.co.uk.

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