Accounts Assistant – Temporary

Job Title: Accounts Assistant – Temporary
Contract Type:
Location: Kettering, Northamptonshire
  • £11.95 per hour
  • Contact Name: Kate Goodman
    Job Published:
    REF: BBBH7287

    Job description:

    On behalf of a leading educational organisation in Kettering, we’re looking for an enterprising and proactive temporary Accounts Assistant to join their small finance team.

    Please note, this is a temporary assignment that is currently ongoing and will be based on site. Due to the urgent business requirement, candidates must be immediately available.


    Hours of work:

    • 8.30am – 4.30pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am – 4.00pm Friday
    • Note a 9am start can be accommodated


    Salary and benefits:

    • £11.95 per hour
    • 20 days annual leave plus bank holidays
    • Free parking
    • Subsidised canteen


    Role Duties:

    • Coding and processing of orders and invoices
    • Check incoming stock deliveries and arrange distribution to sites
    • Checking and preparing invoices for payment
    • Reconciliation of petty cash and banking of cash
    • Processing of income and expenditure on the finance system
    • Raising of client invoices
    • Credit control (minimal)
    • Liaison with suppliers, clients and FBP’s


    Skills and experience required:

    • Previous experience of purchase ledger required
    • Good working knowledge of using an accountancy software system and experience of Excel (formulas / VLOOKUPs)
    • Strong communication and relationship building skills
    • High level of attention to detail and accuracy
    • Self-disciplined, organised, and able to work to deadlines