Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Brightwork
Location
South Lanarkshire, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
23 Aug 2019
Closes
29 Aug 2019
Ref
1234716008
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Not qualified, Part qualified
We have an excellent opportunity for an Accounts Assistant, to join our client, an ambitious and fast-growing organisation at their offices in South Lanarkshire. Joining the business as they enter an exciting period of growth, the successful candidate will be an integral part of the finance function and would be a great opportunity for someone with a proven background within a finance department looking to take that next step in their career. Duties will include: - Processing, matching and coding of high-volume invoices, working with suppliers to reduce ledger, maintain relationships and address all queries - Updating and maintaining the internal payroll system, processing new starters, leavers, pensions, holidays and statutory payments - Providing first line support to employees with payroll enquiries - Assisting with the payroll cycle on both a weekly and monthly basis using Sage Payroll - Reconciling multiple accounts - Assisting with monthly closing journal entries - Supporting Head of Finance with other month end/year end related matters - Supporting Head of Finance with the external statutory audits - Other duties as required The successful candidate will have a proven background within a finance function and have a recent accountancy focused degree. You will be confident working with a number of finance systems, including Sage Accounts & Payroll. Experience working with Oracle and PeopleSoft is desirable but not essential. You will also have the ability to work well under pressure and have excellent MS Office skills. If interested, please send your CV and a cover note outlining your experience and salary expectations to Emma Ferguson at Brightwork. Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted. Brightwork are operating as an employment agency for this permanent vacancy.