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Accounts Assistant

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  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Contact:

    Harriett Busby

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Mpeople Accountancy & Finance is currently seeking an experienced Accounts Assistant needed for a well-established yet growing company in Bury. Working in a team of around 9-10 people and reporting into the Management Accountant, you will be assisting in a wide variety of tasks within the accounts function.

Full time - Permanent

Salary – up to £20k

Location – Bury

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with Credit Control
  • Posting cash receipts
  • Assist with HR tasks relative to the accounts team
  • Assisting with monthly payroll
  • Purchase Ledger – assist with entering of invoices
  • Assist other colleagues as required and complete ad-hoc tasks as necessary


Person Specification:

  • Previous experience within an Accounts environment
  • Experience using Sage 50
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Keen to learn and develop
  • Excellent telephone manner
  • Ability to work in a focused manner with accuracy
  • Fully competent with MS Word and Excel.
  • Proven experience working to deadlines


Salary + Package

  • Salary up to £20k (DOE)
  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • Company bonus scheme – bonus achievable on company profit and personal objectives
  • 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.

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