Accounts Assistant - Grantham

Location Grantham
Discipline: Ex Forces / Military, Accountancy & Finance, Office & Commercial Support
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £25k to £30k based on experience
Contact name: Edward Jepson

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Job ref: EJassacc
Published: over 1 year ago
​Grantham – £25k to £30k – Permanent – Full time
About Our Client: Well established multi-site engineering business.

We are working alongside one of our fantastic clients for a Senior Accounts Assistant to join their Accounts and Payroll team.

You will be responsible for the day to day running of the sales ledger and purchase ledger and the Credit Control function.

They are a world-renowned company based in Lincolnshire who supply equipment across a multitude of sectors, including pharmaceuticals, recycling and food manufacturing.

In addition, as the Accounts Assistant, you will assist both the Finance Manager and Finance Director in maintaining the Company’s financial systems and will also help assist other department leads as and when required.

What you’ll be doing day-to-day:

  • Day-to-day running of the Sales and Purchase ledgers

  • Credit control function

  • Reconciliation of supplier statements

  • Banking functions when necessary

  • Maintenance and reconciliation of the cash book

  • Liaising with the Company’s customers and suppliers where necessary

Who we are looking for:

  • Advanced accounting skills with previous experience

  • Strong numerical and analytical skills

  • Good communications skills, high level of accuracy and acute attention to detail

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a successful business with excellent ethics, strong atmosphere, and outstanding development opportunities. This is an office based in Grantham with a 4 and a half day working week (finish at 12:30 on Friday). Permanent long term role, where you will be allowed to develop your career further towards being a Finance Manager.

This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of RecruitME which is acting as a recruitment agency.

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