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Accounts Assistant

  • £20,000 - £23,000pa
  • Maidstone, Kent
  • Reed Specialist Recruitment

** Immediate start **

I am working with a fantastic company who is looking to recruit an Accounts Assistant. My client is a successful company who was founded in 1987. They are experts in their field and their clients consider them to be a go-to trusted partner.

Responsibilities of the role include:

Processing purchase ledger invoices within Sage 50, including the processing of sub-contractor invoices

Reconciling supplier statements

Resolving queries

Maintaining relationships with suppliers

Preparing and producing month end payment schedules

Completing monthly payment runs on Sage 50

Sending remittance advices to suppliers

Completing monthly payment runs for sub-contractor invoices on Sage 50

Sending remittance advices and completing the CIS return

Completing bank reconciliations

As you grow into the role, you will be able to take on additional responsibilities such as:

Preparing monthly prepayment and accruals schedules

Processing fuel card invoices and reconciliation

Fixed Asset Register management

Skills and Experience:

AAT level 2 or above or equivalent

Working knowledge of Sage 50 - essential

Experience of working in a similar role

A thorough understanding of financial procedures

Personal Specification:

A self-starter with initiative

A person who is seeking a challenge and an opportunity to flourish in a role which requires a ownership and accountability

A positive, can-do attitude

A proven track record of reliability and excellent communication skills

Detail orientated, methodical and have a high attention to detail

Hands-on and timely in your delivery of tasks


Study support

Genuine career development

22 days holiday + bank holidays


Cash back health plan

Flexible hours of work – standard hours are 9am to 5pm with 30 minutes for lunch but my client can be flexible

Opportunity to work from home a few days a week (once settled in the role)

Free onsite parking

If you have a good background in a similar role, are used to thinking on your feet and finding solutions and, want to work in a busy environment, then please apply on-line immediately!

  • Advertiser: Agency
  • Posted on: 13/11/2021 06:14
  • Reference: NW - 0005 1060