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Credit Controller/Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Bury St Edmunds

  • Sector:

    Accountancy Recruitment

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £24000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Annette Rowland

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  • Contact phone:

    01284 765700

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

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This company, based on the outskirts of Bury St Edmunds, are seeking an experienced Credit Controller/Accounts Assistant to join their team. This role is available on a part-time or full-time basis with a minimum of 22.5 hours a week. These hours must be worked over 5 days.

Reporting into the Financial Controller, you will be responsible for:

Credit Control duties including chasing overdue accounts and producing monthly statement runs
Credit checking new accounts
Purchase Ledger Control and cover as required
Monthly Bank Reconciliations
Cash book control including input of receipts and payments
Control of the Fixed Asset register including inputting new assets onto the accounts system, removal of sold assets, running monthly depreciation and checking Fixed Asset output reports to the General Ledger
Responsible for Month end routines in conjunction with the Financial Controller including closure of ledgers and posting journals
Assisting the Financial Controller with the Year end and Audit process
Maintaining forex rates
Matching of purchases and haulage to orders on system
Carry out relevant administrative duties
Providing assistance for other departments when required

To be successful in your application, you will have previous Credit Control and accounts experience. You will ideally be AAT Qualified, studying towards AAT (or equivalent) or Qualified by experience. You will be a bright character - outgoing, friendly and professional as well as being flexible and adaptable in your approach to work.

Along with a competitive salary, there is a great benefits package on offer including a generous contributory pension, good holiday allowance, company social events and free snacks.

Hours of work (full-time) would be 8.30am - 5pm.

This role would be suitable for candidates currently working as Accounts Assistants, Credit Controllers, Assistant Accountants or Bookkeepers.

You will be looking for full or part-time work and if part-time be happy to work a minimum of 22.5 hours per week across 5 days.

This role is commutable from Bury St Edmunds, Diss, Eye, Thetford, Newmarket, Stowmarket and all surrounding villages.

If this role sounds like the role for you, please apply today!