Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ashley Page

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Accounts Assistant - Central Reading - £20,000 - £25000 Per Annum + Study Support

A brilliant SME in the heart of Reading are looking for an experienced Accounts Assistant to join their friendly busy team. Due to progressive movements within the finance team, this national business are looking to recruit into their small but focused finance team. This is a varied Accounts Assistant position which would suit a progressive candidate looking to gain further accounting knowledge alongside their studies.

As the Accounts Assistant your duties would include:

  • End to end management of the Purchase Ledger function
  • Match, batch and coding of purchase orders into the accounting software
  • Handling internal and external questions and queries
  • Weekly supplier statement reconciliations
  • Weekly Bank reconciliations
  • Processing of staff expenses
  • Assisting with month end reporting
  • Management of monthly staff payroll

The ideal candidate for this Accounts Assistant role will have:

  • Previous experience of Accounts Assistant
  • Good understanding of the Purchase Ledger function
  • Strong communication skills
  • Previous accounting systems knowledge
  • Excel intermediate with understanding of pivot tables and V look ups

If this role is of interest to you please click apply or contact Ashley Page of Wade Macdonald

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.