Accounts Assistant


£24000 - £26000 per annum


United Kingdom,--Bury

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Founded in 1970, a specialist Technical Textiles company is recruiting for an all-round Accounts Assistant to join their small and busy office in Bury. This role is working in a team of 3 and covers all aspects of Credit Control, Purchase Ledger, Banking and supporting the Sales Ledger and Payroll functions. This role is offering up to £26,000pa dependent on experience.

What you will be doing:

  • Issuing and reconciling customer statements
  • Ensuring customers pay on time
  • Starting legal proceedings if clients do not pay their debts on time
  • Maintaining accurate records
  • Process purchase invoices
  • Reconcile statements
  • make payments - send remittances
  • Reconcile the bank
  • Cash flow forecast
  • Make payments - purchase invoices - payroll - misc. expenses
  • Raise sales invoices
  • Raise credit notes

About you:

  • Experience in Accounts Assistant role minimum 2 years
  • Strong basic excel knowledge (sums, basic formulas)
  • Be able to work in the office full time
  • Sage50 experience (desirable)
  • Experience working with multi-currency bank accounts (desirable)

In return you will receive:

  • 23 days holidays + Bank Holidays
  • Company pension
  • Profit Share Scheme
  • Attendance bonus scheme
  • Free onsite parking

Please note due to the large volume of applications we receive for these roles, if we have not contacted you within 7 days then unfortunately your application hasn't been successful, however we may contact you regarding other roles. We're sorry we can't contact you directly but we wish you all the best in your job search.

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