Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant



30 hours per week

£22,000 per annum

MET Recruitment is excited to be working with a renowned local business based in Dudley in the heart of the Black Country. Our client is looking for an Accounts Assistant to join their Administration Team. The role is 30 hours per week, preferably over 5 days, with flexibility of hours an option. The individual will assist with the firm’s bookkeeping and be responsible for the day to day maintenance of the purchase ledger, cash book and credit control.

What’s on offer?

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working, Monday to Friday – 30 hours per week
  • 23 days holiday (inc. statutory days) with option to buy additional leave
  • Support with learning & development
  • Modern offices and hybrid working available
  • Group personal pension plan
  • Death in service policy
  • Funded social events

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain Firm’s fees, and purchase ledgers and cash books
  • Carry our Firm’s credit control procedures and ensure debts are collected as speedily as possible
  • Maintain Firm’s credit control systems and ensure information is up to date and available as required
  • Ensure the Firm’s administration procedures are followed in relation to expenditure controls and bring to attention of Accountant any variations
  • Ensure appropriate postings are made to Firm’s nominal ledger
  • Provide appropriate cover for the administration staff
  • Prepare and raise all payments as necessary and in line with administration procedures
  • Ensure tasks are completed to agreed time scales
  • Ensure the professional image of the Firm is upheld

The Successful Candidate

  • Ideally have some experience in an Accounts Assistant role
  • AAT qualified preferred, but not essential
  • Previous bookkeeping experience desirable
  • Have good communication skills
  • Have a good knowledge of Excel, Word, and Outlook
  • Have a good telephone manner
  • Be able to work in a fast paced environment

Job Information

Job Reference: PJ-3066_1663234647
Salary From: £22000
Salary To: £22000
Job Industries: Accountancy
Job Locations: Dudley, West Midlands
Job Types: Permanent

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