Accounts Assistant | Haslingden | Permanent | Up to £20000 | Full study support | Onsite parking
Your new company
This is a small but rapidly expanding technology business based in Haslingden, Lancashire. Due to continued expansion and internal promotion, they are now seeking an ambitious Accounts Assistant to join their team on a permanent and full time basis. This business prides themselves on internal promotion and have been established for over 5 years - within this time, they have increased their financial turnover to £8 million, which has increased year on year in the past 3 years.
Your new role
In your new role as Accounts Assistant, you will be responsible for the day to day accounting and assisting of the general operations of the business. Your role will involve dealing with the sales and purchase ledger, dealing with currency conversions, bank reconciliations and entering bank payments and receipts. Alongside this, you will be dealing with the accruals and prepayments, all financial queries and general accounts administration if required. Eventually, you will take on the management accounts pack once you have gained experience in this area, inclusive of P&L and balance sheet recs. This is a full time role, working Monday to Friday 9:00 - 5:30pm with a 1 hour lunch break.
What you'll need to succeed
In order to be successful, you should have an eye for detail and be able to work to strict deadlines. You will have experience using a accounting packages such as SAGE or Quickbooks, but training will be provided. You should have an excellent knowledge of Excel and a good understanding and interpretation of basic financial statements.
What you'll get in return
In return for this, you will be offered a permanent salary of £20000 alongside full study support for your AAT. Your package will also include 28 days holiday (inclusive of statutory), pension and onsite parking. Your AAT study support will be fully paid for by the organisation throughout your time in this position, with a view to further your studies once you become qualified. This is an excellent opportunity for an Accounts Assistant who is looking for the next step in their career, in a business that provides an excellent level of support and development.
What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Megan at Hays on 01282402161.
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