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Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Oldham, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £20000 - £23000 per annum + plus benefits

  • Contact:

    Aaron Conneran

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Mpeople Accountancy & Finance is currently seeking an experienced Accounts Assistant for a well-established, growing company in Oldham. The role will operate within a team of 4, reporting into the Finance Director. The role has a lot of potential to grow with added responsibility and progression towards Management Accounts.

Full time - Permanent

Salary - £20-23k

Location - Oldham

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Use of Sage Line 50
  • Matching supplier invoices to costings in job bookings
  • Investigating differences with the operator
  • Raising payment proposals
  • Reconciling supplier statements
  • Credit Control
  • Sales Ledger
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Process employee expenses and overhead invoices
  • Communicating with clients and internal staff

Person Specification:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • You should be friendly, self-motivated and confident in an all-round finance role with excellent organisational skills.
  • Ability to communicate clearly and confidently with both suppliers and internal stakeholders is essential.
  • Previous experience within an Accounts environment
  • Experience using Sage 50
  • Ability to work in a focused manner
  • Fully competent with MS Word and Excel.
  • Proven experience working to deadlines

Salary and Package

  • Salary £20-23k (DOE)
  • 22 days holiday plus Bank Holidays with an additional day for each year of service up to 25 days.
  • Pension
  • Study Support towards a professional accounting qualification

If you would like to apply for the role please click the link below or send your email direct to Harriett at harriett@mpeople-recruitment.com, alternatively call 01616229890 to discuss further.

Please note that MPeople recruitment can not always respond to all applicants due to the high volume of CV's received on a daily basis. Should you not receive a response within 5 working days please accept this as not been successful. Mpeople wish you all the best in your job search.