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Accounts Assistant

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Accounts Assistant Salary: up to £35k Location: Wrexham

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dedicated and detail-oriented Accounts Assistant to join a dynamic finance team. This role offers the chance to work in a fast-paced environment where you will be responsible for a variety of accounting functions, including Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Intercompany, Banking, VAT and Payroll. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to develop their skills and experience within a supportive and collaborative team.
• Opportunity to take ownership of key accounting functions
• Work within a supportive and collaborative team
• Excellent opportunity for skill development

What you'll do:
As an Accounts Assistant, you will play a crucial role in maintaining financial order within the organisation. You will be responsible for managing both accounts payable and receivable, ensuring that all transactions are processed accurately and promptly. Your role will also involve overseeing intercompany transactions, monitoring banking activities daily, compiling VAT returns quarterly, and liaising with various departments to manage payroll effectively. Your ability to form good relationships with both internal and external customers will be key in this role.
• Take ownership of the Accounts Payable function ensuring invoices and payments are processed correctly and on time
• Manage the Accounts Receivable function, raising manual invoices and credit notes on a weekly basis
• Oversee the inter-company function ensuring invoices are posted/raised, inter-company balances agreed, and the inter-company matrix is reconciled to meet month end deadlines
• Monitor the bank on a daily basis for any incoming and outgoing payments, ensuring they are posted in SAP
• Compile and submit the quarterly VAT returns
• Liaise with Production Admin to ensure all approved overtime sheets are received working day one, reconciled to Lotus Notes and submitted for inclusion in the payroll

What you bring:
• Good IT skills, particularly with Microsoft Office - Excel
• Experience of working in an accounting environment
• Some payroll experience would be advantageous
• ERP system experience (SAP or similar)
• Attention to detail
• Ability to work to tight deadlines
• Ability to work as part of a team
What's next:
If you're ready to take the next step in your career with a role that offers variety, responsibility and room for growth, don't hesitate!
Apply today by clicking on the link!

Robert Walters Operations Limited is an employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Accountant

Industry: Accountancy

Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Location: Wrexham

Job Reference: 51023103/001

Date posted: 17 May 2024

Consultant: Jordan Sykes

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