Accounts Assistant - Hamilton


£25000 - £30000 per annum + company benefits


United Kingdom,--South Lanarkshire

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Location: Hamilton, Glasgow Area
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per annum (depending on experience)

About Us:
Our client, a thriving business located near Hamilton in the Glasgow area, is seeking a dedicated and detail-oriented Accounts Assistant to join their dynamic team. This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals at all levels of experience to advance their career in accounting and finance within a supportive and growth-oriented environment.

Key Responsibilities:
As an Accounts Assistant, your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Posting accruals and prepayments.
  • Checking and coding invoices and employee expenses.
  • Recording all non-allowable expenses to assist in the completion of the PAYE Settlement.
  • Ensuring compliance with VAT rules and regulations.
  • Utilising Excel for various accounting tasks and data analysis.
  • Assisting with month-end and year-end financial processes.
  • Preparing and maintaining accurate financial records.
  • Supporting the finance team with ad-hoc tasks and projects as required.


  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel is mandatory.
  • Strong understanding of VAT rules and regulations.
  • Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • A proactive approach to problem-solving and process improvement.

Desirable Qualifications and Experience:

  • Previous experience in an accounting or finance role is advantageous but not essential.
  • Relevant accounting qualifications or working towards one (e.g., AAT, ACCA, CIMA) will be considered a plus.

What We Offer:

  • A competitive salary ranging from £25,000 to £30,000 per annum, depending on experience.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression.
  • A supportive and collaborative working environment.
  • Benefits package including [insert any additional benefits offered by the client, such as pension scheme, health insurance, etc.]

Please call Jamie Capper at Agility Resourcing in Preston for more information or send your CV for a call back.

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