Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary £22,000.00 - £25,000.00 gross per year
  • Blackburn


Accounts Assistant | Darwen, Blackburn | £22000-£25000 | Study Support | Onsite Parking | Full Time

Your new company
Your new company is fast-paced and growing SME business based in Darwen, Blackburn. This is an aspirational organisation that are continually implementing new systems and change to keep up the current market and maintain their position as a market leader within their industry. Due to expansion within their finance team, they are now seeking an experienced and confident Accounts Assistant to join their team on a permanent and full time basis.

Your new role
In your new role, you will be reporting into the Finance Manager and will work in a growing team of 4. As an Accounts Assistant, you will be responsible for the maintenance of the sales ledger function, where you will be setting up new customer accounts, processing of sales invoices, bank reconciliation and collection of outstanding debt. Your role will also involve cash account reconciliation, where you will analyse the petty cash spend and will be reporting the variance and checking postings for the nominal analysis on a monthly basis. You will assist in the production of the month end management accounts pack and be responsible for EC sales and intrastat reporting. This is a full time position, working between the hours of Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm.

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be successful, you should have proven experience working within a finance department, be able to pick up bespoke, ERP systems and be a confident user of Excel (v-lookups and pivot tables). You should have a confident character, be adaptable to change within a growing business and be keen to progress within your career.

What you'll get in return
In return for this, you will be offered a competitive salary between £22,000 - £25,000 which is dependent upon experience. You will also be offered a benefits package that will include study support to progress your financial studies, onsite parking and staff discounts on their products. You will join a thriving business with a friendly and supportive team.

What you need to do now
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