Accounts Assistant/Assistant Accountant

Posted 13 July 2022
Salary £20000 - £25000 per annum, Benefits: Study Support
DisciplineTransactional & Part Qualified
Contact NameLouise Briggs

Job description

Axon Moore are delighted to be working with a new and exciting, private equity backed manufacturing business based in Deeside. 

This is an outstanding opportunity for a driven, confident and enthusiastic Accounts Assistant/Assistant Accountant to work in a small finance team, which will grow quickly with plenty of progression opportunities along the way! 

Reporting to their impressive, high calibre Finance Director, your duties will include:
  • Maintaining the Company’s purchasing and stock management systems, identifying stock discrepancies and maintaining accurate records
  • Coding and processing purchase invoices in SAGE, ensuring compliance with the Company’s purchasing guidelines
  • Liaising with sales, administrative & operational employees to query and resolve discrepancies 
  • Performing month end supplier statement reconciliations
  • Maintaining the aged debtors & aged creditors ledger
  • Preparation of the weekly payroll
  • Posting of bank receipts & payments and reconciliation of the Company’s bank accounts
  • Generating weekly payment runs for payments to both suppliers and employees
  • Processing of employee expense claims in line with the Company’s expense policy
  • Assisting the Finance Director with month-end and other ad-hoc duties
To be considered for this fantastic role you will have the following:
  • Ideally working towards the AAT qualification or eager to start this, along with proven experience of working within a finance role
  • Previous experience of SAGE is preferable
  • Possess strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Works well under own initiative and as part of team
  • Excellent attention to detail and organisational skills 
  • Able to communicate confidently and effectively with all levels across the Company
  • Excellent telephone manner and interpersonal skills
As well as a competitive salary between £20,000 - £25,000 DOE, you will benefit from Study Support, 25 days holiday (excluding bank holidays), work out of their new impressive offices, free parking plus more. This really is an opportunity not to be missed, where you will be working alongside their talented Finance Director within a business which is fast developing and fast growing. Please apply now for immediate consideration.