Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

Job Title: Accounts Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000
REF: 896655
Contact Name: Kate Goodman
Job Published: 12 days ago

Job Description

We are working on behalf of an established family business who are experiencing an exciting period of growth.

This is a newly created position within the company and core responsibilities will include payroll administration, credit control and raising manual invoices. For the right candidate, there will be further opportunity to develop the role and take on more responsibilities including business analysis and assisting the Management Accountant.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Preparation of complex weekly payroll on Excel
  • Take ownership and management of aged debt
  • Raising of manual invoices and issuing of credits
  • Investigating and resolving queries with clients and suppliers
  • Analysis of costs
  • Budgeting

Skills and experience required:

  • Previous experience within a payroll administration role is desirable
  • Strong financial analysis skills
  • Good working knowledge of Sage
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel (pivot tables, Vlookups)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong work ethic


  • Monday to Friday 9.00am - 5.00pm

Salary and benefits:

  • Up to £24,000 dependent upon experience
  • 20 days annual holiday + 8 bank holidays
  • Statutory pension
  • Additional benefits after probationary period (6 months)