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Quest Employment

Accounts Assistant

Job Title / Position: Accounts Assistant
Job Ref no: AA/0001

Position Type: Permanent

Branch Location: Recruitment agency in Corby

Work Location: Kettering

Salary:
up to 25,000

Shifts / Hours: Mon-Fri

Job Description:

Our client, a reputable company based in Kettering, is seeking a highly motivated and organised individual to join their finance team as an Accounts Assistant. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to progress their career in accounting and finance and contribute to the growth and success of a dynamic organisation.

Responsibilities:

- Management Accounts Support: Assist in the preparation and analysis of monthly management accounts, including profit and loss statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.

- Budgeting and Forecasting: Collaborate with the finance team to support budgeting and forecasting processes, ensuring accuracy and adherence to financial targets.

- Accounts Payable and Receivable: Process invoices, track payments, and assist with credit control to maintain healthy cash flow and vendor relationships.

- VAT and Tax: Assist in VAT returns and other tax-related compliance activities.

- Ad hoc Tasks: Contribute to various finance-related projects and tasks as required by the finance team or management.

Requirements:

- AAT qualified with previous experience in an accounting or finance role.
- A basic understanding of management accounting principles and practices.
- Proficiency in Microsoft Excel and other accounting software.
- Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with a keen eye for detail.
- Excellent organisational skills and the ability to prioritise tasks effectively.
- Effective communication skills, both written and verbal, to work collaboratively within the finance team and across departments.
- A positive attitude, adaptability, and a willingness to learn and grow in the role.

Benefits:

- Competitive salary up to £25,000 per annum.
- Opportunity to gain hands-on experience in management accounting.
- Career development and training opportunities within the company.
- Supportive and friendly work environment.
- Other benefits, such as pension scheme, holidays, and company perks.



Quest Employment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and as an employment business for temporary recruitment.

Date Advertised: 19 January 2024
Date Closes: 23 February 2024

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