Accounts Assistant- 12 month contract

Location Newton Aycliffe
Discipline: Accountancy & Finance
Job type: Temporary
Salary: £21,000-£24,000
Contact name: Olivia Dainton

Contact email:
Job ref: 21464
Published: 20 days ago

My client is looking for an experience Accounts Assistant looking for a temporary role. The position is a 12 months contract to cover maternity leave. This role will also include implementation of a new account system.


Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

·       Administrating the company payroll. This will involve dealing with HMRC, submission of pensions and production of payroll reports.

·       Credit Control. Chasing customer payments and reporting aged debt results

·       Processing purchase invoices, reconciling statements and producing supplier payment runs.

·       The role will evolve over time to cover a range of accounting experience including assisting management accountants with month end accruals.


Desirable qualities:

·       A high standard of I.T skills

·       A team player with a positive attitude

·       Good communication skills as the role requires interaction with customers, suppliers and government bodies

·       Strong attention to detail


Job information:

·       £21,000-£24,000 depending on experience

·       Monday- Friday 08:00-16:30 (30 minute lunch)

·       25 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays