Accounts Assistant

Posted 19 June 2024
Salary £28000 - £32000 per annum
Discipline Transactional & Part Qualified
Contact NameCallum Hunt

Job description

 Accounts Assistant | £28,000- £32,000 | Blackburn | High Growth Business | Flexible Working Hours

Axon Moore is working in partnership with a high-growth business in Blackburn who have had an excellent period of trading over the past 12 months and are searching for an experienced Accounts Assistant.

A generous starting salary is on offer up to £32,000 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 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
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Weekly payment runs
  • 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
  • Assist in the development of new procedures
  • Assistance with month end
  • 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”.