Accounts Assistant

Posted 20 March 2024
Salary £26000 - £30000 per annum
Discipline Transactional & Part Qualified
Contact NameCallum Hunt

Job description

Accounts Assistant | £26,000 - £30,000 | Nelson + Flexible Working Hours| Great team and culture | Friendly and supportive management team

Axon Moore delighted to be partnering with a global manufacturing company based in Nelson who are looking to recruit a chatty and personable Accounts Assistant to join their finance function. This varied role is well suited to friendly and experienced finance/accounts individuals who are keen to grow and develop alongside a business.

As the Accounts Assistant, you will work with a supportive team leader who cares for your professional development, giving opportunities to progress and the organisation continues to grow, always first promoting within their team. The team are looking for someone who is personable, friendly, diligent and reliable like themselves.

This position provides training, however, an ideal candidate for this will have at least 2 years’ experience within a similar position. This is a quickly changing company who is moving at a fast pace, and you will be surrounded by a team that is great at what they do.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:
  • All aspects of sales and purchase ledger
  • Payment runs
  • Supplier statement reconciliations
  • Weekly bank reconciliations
  • Liaising with our sales team regarding overdue debtors and outstanding queries
  • Production and distribution of sales invoices
  • Posting daily cash
  • Processing employee expense claims and processing credit cards
  • Matching and coding of purchase invoices
  • General accounts administration and ad-hoc duties
Required Experience and Skills:
  • At least 2 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Good organisational and time-keeping skills
  • High attention to detail and able to take ownership of their role
  • Good IT and MS Excel skills
  • Exposure to Sage 50 (desired)
“Our local Lancashire Axon Moore team recruit all accounting and finance roles from CFO to transactional finance on both a temporary and permanent basis. For more information about this role or our wider team, please contact Callum Hunt- or 07341 001 800  or see our website at”