Accounts Assistant


£23000 - £25000 per annum


United Kingdom,--Lancaster

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Are you a motivated individual with a passion for numbers and a keen eye for detail? Do you dream of a career where your analytical skills are valued and your potential is nurtured? Look no further! We're searching for an enthusiastic Accounts Assistant to join our vibrant team and embark on an exciting journey in the world of finance.

My client, in the heart of Lancaster pride themselves on fostering a supportive and collaborative work environment where innovation thrives and employees are empowered to reach their full potential. As an Accounts Assistant, you'll play a pivotal role in our finance department, supporting our team in various accounting tasks while gaining invaluable hands-on experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist with accounts payable and receivable functions, including invoice processing, payment reconciliations, and credit control.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date financial records using industry-standard software.
  • Assist in month-end and year-end closing procedures, including preparation of financial reports and statements.
  • Collaborate with team members to streamline processes and improve efficiency within the finance department.
  • Provide support for ad-hoc projects and tasks as assigned by management.


  • Currently studying towards an AAT qualification or equivalent.
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills, with a high level of accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and other accounting software.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively within a team.
  • Proactive attitude with a willingness to learn and adapt in a fast-paced environment.

On Offer

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Ongoing support and training to help you excel in your role.
  • Opportunities for career advancement and professional development.
  • A positive and inclusive work culture that values diversity and creativity.
  • The chance to be part of a forward-thinking company that's making a real impact in the industry.

If you're ready to kick-start your career in accounting and be part of an exciting journey, then we want to hear from you!

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