Accounts Assistant Full Time

A busy and growing engineering company, based in the centre of Staines, are looking to hire a grounded Accounts Assistant to join their friendly team! You will be working alongside two other assistants in the Finance department. Monday to Friday 9:00 – 5:00 pm with 1 hours lunch. They have just moved into lovely new premises.

If you are an experienced all round Accounts Assistant and are looking for a stable company, variety in your day to day role and a down to earth family feel company culture, this is a great role for you!

As an Accounts Assistant you will be supporting the Finance Manager, with exposure to all aspects of the business.

The key responsibilities of this Accounts Assistant include: 

  • Sales Ledger – prepare and process sales invoices, reconciliation of sales ledger to nominal
  • Purchase Ledger – process supplier invoices, process company credit cards & expenses, prepare and process BACS payment runs, reconcile supplier statements, reconciliation of purchase ledger to nominal
  • Credit Control
  • Payment Runs
  • Bank Reconciliations
  • Checking of VAT monthly and Quarterly VAT returns
  • Weekly Payroll and PAYE returns
  • Monthly Financial Reporting to include Balance Sheet, P&L, TB
  • Some office management admin 
  • Petty Cash

We are looking to hire an Accounts Assistant with a stable background in a similar role. You must be happy working alone and have a proactive approach to work, as you may be in the department alone at times. A good level of business acumen and common sense is essential. The accounting system used is SAGE, therefore knowledge is advantageous but not essential.


If you are interested in this Accounts Assistant role and would like to discuss it in more detail, get in touch and click apply now! Alternatively you can also call us for a confidential chat about the role.

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Job Overview

  • Date Posted: Posted 2 months ago
  • Location: Staines, Surrey
  • Job Title: Accounts Assistant
  • Salary: £25,000 - £30,000
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