Accounts Assistant


£17000 - £19000 per annum


United Kingdom,Wigan

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My client based in the Wigan area is recruiting for an experienced Accounts Assistant to join their team. The business is very progressive and has grown from £14m turnover, to £120m turnover in 4 years.


  • Post monthly journals: cash, wages, reconcile bank, inputting and processing invoices
  • Dealing with queries from suppliers
  • Supplier Statement reconciliations
  • Allocation of payments, raising credit and debits
  • Assisting in the preparation of month end cash expenses
  • Daily reconciliations of sales
  • Assist with month end payment runs
  • Generate quarterly VAT report
  • PAYE & NI via HMRC online
  • Sage line 50 accounts and payroll knowledge essential
  • Reporting directly to the MD
  • This post could lead to Accounts Manager for the right candidate


  • Extensive experience in a purchase / sales ledger role
  • Processed high volume of invoices and work to tight deadlines
  • Good excel skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Minimum of 2 years accounts experience

We do aim to contact all applicants as soon as possible, however if you haven't heard from us within 2 weeks of the date you submitted the application, we regret to inform you that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. We will however keep your details on file and will contact you if any other suitable opportunities arise in the future.

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