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Temporary Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Oldham, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £10.00 - £12.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Aaron Conneran

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Mpeople Accountancy & Finance are exclusively recruiting for an experienced Accounts Assistant to join a progression and growing manufacturing organisation based in Middleton on a temporary ongoing basis. Mpeople have recruited for this key client on several occasions.

Position - Accounts Assistant

Temporary assignment - Duration - 3 months+

Salary - £10 - £12 per hour

Hours - Monday to Friday - 9:00am - 5:00pm

Free onsite parking

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintaining Purchase ledger
  • Processing invoices
  • Processing daily payment for all supplier invoices
  • Deal with any payment queries as arise / supplier queries
  • Monthly payment run for suppliers
  • Reconciling supplier statements chasing up missing invoices/credits
  • Update & Maintain all cash books and Post Sales Ledger Cash
  • Process Cash Expenses through Online banking system
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Assist with Month End Closing of ledgers
  • Allocate & clear Sales & Purchase ledger accounts for open items
  • Invoice financing
  • VAT returns
  • Credit control duties / reducing aged debt

Person Specification

  • 2 years experience within a similar role
  • Accountancy qualification desirable (AAT)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • A positive attitude and ability to work independently.
  • Excellent organisational skills and a meticulous eye for detail.
  • Intermediate excel skills
  • Purchase ledger experience / Sales ledger experience
  • Previous accounts experience is essential

Please note this is a temporary ongoing position.

If you would like to apply for the role please click the link below or send your email direct to Aaron at aaron@mpeople-recruitment.com, alternatively call 01616229899 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.