Junior Accountant

Junior Accountant

Job Title: Junior Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Market Harborough, Leicestershire
Salary: £14,000 - £17,000
REF: 896985
Contact Name: Kate Goodman
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Our client is seeking a Junior Accountant to join their small friendly team. The role will initially be completing purchase ledger and credit control with the view to progressing to other areas of accounts.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Matching, batching and coding of purchase ledger invoices
  • Supplier statement reconciliations
  • Preparing payment runs for suppliers
  • Query resolution
  • Petty cash reconciliation
  • Credit control - chasing customer payments by phone and email
  • Assisting with tax year / financial year end accounts preparation

Skills and experience required:

  • Minimum of 6 months in an accounts assistant / administration role
  • Grade 'B' and above in Maths and English
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Word and Sage Line 50
  • Excellent analytical skills with an attention to detail

Salary and benefits:

  • £14,000 - £17,000 
  • 20 days annual holiday + 8 bank holidays
  • On-site car parking
  • Pension
  • AAT study support (training, exams, fees and books) for the right candidate