Accounts Assistant

Basic Overview
Salary: £20000 – £26000/annum
Job Type: Full Time / Permanent
Minimum Salary: 20000.00
Maximum Salary: 26000.00
Job Location: Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire
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Elevation Accountancy & Finance are currently working on a rare & exciting opportunity with a business based in Scunthorpe who are looking to appoint a Accounts Assistant to join their finance team, on a full time permanent basis!

This is a fantastic opportunity for a knowledgeable Accounts Assistant to join a fun, friendly team to provide extensive support across the finance function including; purchase ledger, sales ledger, credit control & raising of manual invoices and cash allocations. They want someone who is ambitious and passionate about wanting to secure a career in accounts and full study support can be given if required.

Duties & Responsibilities:

* Purchase Ledger duties including obtaining authorisation for invoices, chasing and resolving queries
* Posting of approved invoices and generating payment runs
* Uploading of payment runs to the bank
* Raising of customer invoices
* Allocation of cash receipts to invoices
* Produce statements and ensure cash collection
* Reporting on debt statuses and attending debt meetings
* Building relationships with customers
* Taking debit and credit card payments
* Preparing cheques received for banking
* New accounts to be set up in line with company policies
* Raise and issue credit notes and manual invoices once authorised

Skills required:

* Working knowledge of Microsoft programmers (Excel & Word required)
* Comfortable using standard accounting software packages
* Ability to form relationships within the business (especially Finance, Customer Services and Retail)
* Strive to improve the role through better process and automation
* A desire to be trained in other aspects of the accounts department to assist in busy periods or to cover absence

If you have experience as a finance assistant/ and are looking for a challenging yet rewarding career, then this could be the perfect move for you.

Please apply or get in touch today for more details

To apply for this job please visit www.cv-library.co.uk.