Accounts Assistant

Job details

Posted Tuesday 02 July 2024
Salary £28,000 - £30,000
Job type Permanent
Reference 3357
Recruiter Name Harry McCaffrey

Accounts Assistant

Location: High Wycombe (Office-based)
Salary: Up to £30k 

About the Client:
Our client is a small, independently owned business located in High Wycombe. They pride themselves on creating a welcoming and supportive work environment. Having been in business for over 20 years, they are well established in the local area.

About the Job:
This full-time position requires an easy-going, motivated individual to join the accounts team. The role involves a variety of tasks to support the smooth running of the finance department, however the main responsibility is the processing of the purchase ledger. 

Duties will include:

  • Cash and journal postings
  • Inputting and printing invoices, matching them to delivery notes
  • Making payments and reconciling supplier statements
  • Handling queries related to supplier statements
  • Assisting the Finance Manager with VAT returns, month-end processes, and management accounts
  • Providing general administrative support
  • Training in various accounts office tasks to cover absences and holidays

About the Successful Applicant:
The ideal candidate will possess strong organisational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to work well within a team. Prior experience in an accounts role and proficiency in using accounting software are desirable.

What You Will Receive in Return:
The successful applicant will enjoy a range of benefits including a company pension scheme, health and wellbeing programme, and on-site parking. There is also a discretionary Christmas bonus.