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Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Woolpit

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £25000 - £26000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Thomas Palmer

  • Contact email:

    thomas@compasspoint.co.uk

  • Contact phone:

    01284765700

  • Job ref:

    J36386

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2024-08-03

  • Start date:

    2024-07-04

  • Consultant:

    Thomas Palmer

Job Opportunity: Accounts Administrator
Type: Full Time, Permanent
Location: Woolpit, Bury St Edmunds
Working Hours: 37 Hours Per Week, Monday - Friday
Salary: £25,000 - £26,000 per annum

Are you an experienced Accounts Administrator looking for your next challenge? A leading construction company near Bury St Edmunds is seeking a meticulous individual to join their friendly accounts team.

Offering an attractive salary, study support, a welcoming work environment, and a supportive team as well as a 37 hour work week and some other great benefits!

Reporting directly to the Finance Director, your responsibilities will include:

• Processing sales and supplier invoices
• Reconciling delivery notes to purchase/sales invoices
• Setting up and maintaining supplier accounts
• Monthly reconciliation of supplier statements
• Reconciling supplier statements to Sage accounts and managing payments
• Processing business expense returns and petty cash/credit card transactions
• Updating the cash book daily and reconciling bank statements monthly
• Allocating payments on Sage accurately and recording retention deductions
• Assisting with payroll and credit control activities
• Handling payment applications and final account reconciliations
• Performing other ad hoc duties as required

The ideal candidate will have previous experience in bookkeeping or accounting roles, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, exceptional attention to detail, and the ability to work effectively in a team. Proficiency in IT tools such as Excel, Sage, and BACS, along with the ability to adapt to shifting priorities, is essential. Studying for or holding an AAT qualification is highly valued.

If you are interested in this position or would like more information, please send an up-to-date copy of your CV to thomas@compasspoint.co.uk