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Accounts Assistant

  • Salary: £24,000 - £30,000 per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 8 months ago

  • Sector: Finance & Audit
  • Contact: Gemma Cardew
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Expiry Date: 10 March 2021
  • Job Ref: GC/17115

Initially temp for up to 8 weeks then perm

MERJE are partnered with an exciting ecommerce business in their search for a talented Accountants Assistant.

Our Ideal candidate:

  • AAT qualified and have at least 2 years post qualification experience.
  • Part qualified - CIMA / ACCA (preferred)
  • Proficient user of Excel – able to analyse and manipulate data
  • Confident user of Xero and other Accounting software.
  • Experience of mentoring junior members of a team.
  • Ecommerce or retail background (preferred)

Your new role:

Key responsibilities will include, but not be limited to:

  • Supporting the Financial Controller with Month End procedures
  • Employee Expenses Claims processing
  • Reconciliations (Sales) inc discrepancy identification and reporting
  • General Book Keeping; 
  • Use of Xero for posting; sales, supplier invoices, receipts and payments from company accounts.
  • Payrol for new starters and leavers.
  • Prepare and process weekly payment runs
  • Manage supplier invoices
  • Maintenance of digital financial records
  • Other duties as directed by the Financial Controller

This is an immediately available position. Interviews w/c  25th January.