Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Newbury, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £22000 - £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ashley Page

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Accounts Assistant - £20,000 - £26,000 + study Support. Newbury, Berkshire

Wade Macdonald has an exceptional opportunity for an Accounts Assistant looking to join an innovative global company based Newbury. This thriving business with a great team environment is currently seeking an ambitious and driven Accounts Assistant that my client can develop, train into a qualified Accountant / Management Accountant. My client offers full study support and an amazing work environment. The Assistant Accountant will learn and develop in the following duties:

  • Responsibility for the cash books
  • Entering of receipts and payments including foreign currencies
  • Daily bank reconciliation to bank statements including foreign currencies
  • Maintenance of petty cash book
  • Responsibility for the sales ledger
  • Prepare monthly sales analysis
  • Forecasting monthly cash receipts
  • Control of sales invoice and credit notes
  • Updating daily sales figure
  • Maintenance and reconciliation of control account
  • Month end procedures including monthly statements
  • Maintain proof of export records for export sales
  • Credit control
  • Opening new customer accounts & obtaining the necessary references
  • Maintaining customer deposit reconciliations
  • Occasionally assisting with processing purchase ledger invoices
  • VAT
  • Adhoc assistance to the FD

The ideal Assistant Accountant will be AAT qualified or currently studying AAT, ACCA, CIMA. Degree educated is desirable but more importantly is the desire to progress and show great attention to detail. Our client truly offers a world class working environment and clear career progression with full study support.

If you would like to be considered for this role please contact Ashley Page at Wade Macdonald.


Accounts Assistant - £20,000 - £26,000 + study Support. Newbury, Berkshire

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.