Accounts Assistant

  • Job Reference: SWR2894
  • Date Posted: 20 July 2021
  • Recruiter: Spider
  • Location: Ipswich, Suffolk
  • Salary: £18,000 to £20,000
  • Sector: Accounting, Administration, Financial Services
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Accounts Assistant – Spider is advertising on behalf of a leading UK supplier of shipping containers, portable cabins, modular buildings, and steel storage containers, available for sale and hire. From their headquarters in Suffolk their services cover London, Home Counties, and the Southeast. They are looking for an enthusiastic Accounts Assistant to join their team on a full-time basis in Stowmarket, Suffolk.

This is a new role due to continued growth of company. So, if you are looking to progress your career in finance and accounting this could be the role for you!

As the Accounts Assistant you will be working within the account’s office and reporting to the Finance Manager.  You will be completing administrative duties and answering account calls. You will match delivery notes to purchase invoices as well as posting purchase invoices. You will be reconciling supplier statements and hire contract management.

For this Accounts Assistant role, you will need

  • a background in financial processes and / or financial administration is essential,
  • a good understanding of Microsoft Excel & Microsoft Word,
  • experience of Sage 50 Accounts,
  • experience of MCS RM an advantage but not essential.

Successful candidate should have experience in a finance setting and should possess strong interpersonal skills as this role will require you to work closely with colleagues in various departments and with customers and suppliers. You will be motivated, enthusiastic and committed. You will be an excellent communicator, both written and verbal, with an ability to successfully engage with team members, clients, and stakeholders.

This is a full-time, permanent position; you will be working 8.30 am to 5 pm, Monday-Friday. On offer is a salary of £18,000-£20,000 per annum. They are a fast-growing company with opportunities to develop, and full training will be provided as needed.

This vacancy is being advertised and handled by Spider, an Online Job Advertiser and Specialist Recruiter. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex, Cambridgeshire and beyond.

Additional keywords: Accounts, Sage, Payroll, Reporting, Revenue, Accounts Assistant, AAT, Sage

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