Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

Job Title: Accounts Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Salary: £20,000 - £22,000
REF: 896464
Contact Name: Kate Goodman
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

Job Description

Do you have experience working as an Accounts Assistant and are currently looking for your next move? Would you like to join a friendly accounts team within an international organisation? If so my client would like to hear from you.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • You will be responsible for maintaining and reconciling General Ledger (GL) accounts
  • Preparing, recording and analysing GL transactions
  • Although you will not directly process the purchase ledger, you will be responsible for ensuring accuracy
  • You must have prior finance experience ideally within a medium to large organisation
  • Be competent in carrying out complex reconciliations, posting customer payments, billing customers, producing reports and presenting findings back to management
  • You will have an analytical mind with the ability to focus on the smaller details

Skills and experience required:

  • Previous experience within a similar accounts role
  • Working with an ERP systems such as: Dimensions, AX, Access, SAP, SUN or Dynamics
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to work effectively within a team environment and support other areas when needed
  • A good working knowledge of Excel would be advantageous


  • Monday to Friday 9.00am - 5.30pm (1 hour for lunch)

Salary and benefits:

  • Up to £22,000 
  • 23 days annual leave + 8 bank holidays
  • Flexible benefits package (childcare vouchers / cycle to work etc)
  • Pension
  • Life assurance x 2