Accounts Assistant

Location Middlesbrough
Discipline: Accountancy & Finance
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Emily Watson

Contact email: emily@sirecruitment.com
Job ref: 22313
Published: about 1 month ago

​We are collaborating with a client in Middlesbrough who is seeking an Accounts Assistant to join their small, relaxed, and friendly team. Despite the laid-back atmosphere, the team is committed to maintaining accuracy and professionalism.

Responsibilities:

  • Daily posting of supplier invoices, with a strong understanding of nominal coding systems and processes

  • Reconciling supplier statements to P/Ledger accounts to ensure accurate accounting

  • Managing daily cash banking, including cheques and Visa transactions

  • Making regular cash book postings

  • Processing BACS requests to head office

  • Weekly monitoring of cash account debtors

  • Tracking fuel card usage for staff and courtesy cars

  • Providing occasional reception cover when short-staffed (shared role)

  • Monthly petty cash reconciliation

  • Assisting with balance sheet reconciliations once familiar with the above tasks

  • Performing ad-hoc duties as required for both Accounts and Vehicle Administration

About the Candidate:

  • An AAT qualification at any level is desirable but not essential, as training will be provided

  • Ability to maintain a professional manner at all times

  • Commitment to ongoing skill development

  • Effective time management and ability to prioritise workload

  • Capability to manage in fast-paced situations

For more information please contact Emily Watson From our Middlesbrough Office.