Accounts Assistant

Hays A&F
England, London
18 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Despina Solomou
Contract Type
Level of qualification
Part qualified

Accounts Assistant, Growing Retail business, up to £27,000 + study

Your new company
A fast-growing retail business based in Green Park that has doubled in size over the past 2 years have a newly created role for an ambitious Accounts professional. The business has grown from 12 to 45 in the past 2.5 years which has allowed for employees to progress within the business. This Accounts Assistant role has become available as the Accounts Assistant that was placed here less than a year ago has now been promoted to Assistant Management Accountant level.

Your new role
Working alongside the Assistant Management Accountant and the Management Accountant, you will be responsible for all transactional processing for the business. You will manage both the purchase/sales ledger - including invoicing, payments and reconciliations. You will get involved with credit control. sales reporting and stock reporting. Although you will be supporting the finance team for the majority of the week, you will also be given the opportunity to work autonomously for one day a week to familiarise yourself with other aspects of the finance team. The business is keen to expose the right individual to further responsibility and should you prove yourself in the role, you will have the chance to get involved with month end processes fairly quickly.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have around a years experience in a similar role where you have looked after accounts payable and accounts receivable transactions. You will have experience in credit control and chasing debt via telephone and email. You will also have experience using Sage line 50 and MS Excel and ideally be working towards the AAT qualification.

What you'll get in return
You'll be rewarded with a salary of up to £26k + study support. This is a great opportunity for someone to apply their basic knowledge in an environment that will accommodate growth and development.

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