Accounts Assistant / Bookkeeper


£20000 - £25000 per annum


United Kingdom,Cumbria

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A great opportunity is available for a well established Kendal company who are looking to recruit an experienced Accounts Assistant. This role is offering ultimate flexibility and can support candidates who want a mix of office / home working over 4 days. Ideally, the Accounts Assistant will be AAT Qualified or QBE and have previous experience working in a similar role.

Duties :

  • Purchase Ledger processing invoices
  • Reconciliation of weekly bank statements
  • Scanning, matching, and entering purchase order invoices
  • Setting up new supplier accounts and maintaining existing account details
  • Downloading monthly Barclaycard
  • Scanning and entering purchase expense invoices, ensuring they are coded correctly
  • Reconciliation of supplier statements
  • Supporting the finance team when required to ensure all finance tasks are completed when necessary
  • Other ad hoc duties when needed

Person specification:

  • Good knowledge of SAGE
  • Working to deadlines
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Windows packages
  • Excellent communication skills and organizational skills and be able to manage a busy workload independently
  • Being able to work on your own as well as being a team player

In return you will be given:

  • 4 day week
  • Opportunity to work from home
  • Company pension scheme and life cover
  • 28 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays
  • Competitive salary

Although this role offers work from home you will need to come into the office at least once a week so please bear this in mind before applying.

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