Accounts Assistant

Posted 18 April 2024
Salary £24000 - £26500 per annum
Discipline Qualified FinanceTransactional & Part Qualified
Contact NameCallum Hunt

Job description

Accounts Assistant | £24,000- £26,500 | Blackburn | High Growth SME | Hybrid and Flexible Working | 25 Days Holiday plus Bank Holidays

Axon Moore is working in an exclusive partnership with a high-growth SME in Blackburn who have had an excellent period of trading over the past 12 months and are searching for an experienced Accounts Assistant who is looking to take ownership of transactional duties and add value to the business.

A generous starting salary is on offer up to £26,500 and there is scope to become involved with wider areas of the accounts team. The team is friendly and down to earth which is well suited to a chatty and personable candidate. The business also boasts a great working culture with hybrid and flexible working also on offer.

The ideal candidate will have a good understanding of accounting processes, controls and will be able to work flexibly.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Posting invoices and receipts
  • Supplier statement reconciliations
  • Allocation of payments
  • Credit Control
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Raising sales invoices
  • Posting banks transactions
  • Monitor the shared mailboxes
  • Ensure POs approved, coded and raised in a timely manner
  • Assisting to ensure the correct VAT has been applied to transactions
  • Ensure agreed payment terms are adhered to
  • Managing employee expense claims
  • Assist in the development of new procedures
  • Ad hoc duties
Required Skills and Experience:
  • 1 years’ experience within a finance role
  • Good IT skills, including Microsoft Excel
  • Adaptable and flexible
  • Positive can-do attitude with an enthusiastic approach
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Clear, confident telephone manner
  • An ability to work collaboratively and independently
“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 at 07341 001 800 or see our website at”.