Accounts Assistant

Contract or Temp in Accounting

Job Description

Accounts Assistant

Immediate Opportunity: Temporary Accounts Assistant Needed

Company Overview:
Are you an experienced Accounts Assistant seeking immediate work? A manufacturing business in Blackpool is currently seeking a Temporary Accounts Assistant to join their team for a period of 3-4 months. This role will play a crucial part in supporting the finance team during the implementation of a new system and handling year-end tasks.

Role Overview:
As a Temporary Accounts Assistant, you’ll be responsible for assisting with various finance tasks including purchase and sales ledger, credit control, reconciliations, and potentially supporting with audits and month-end duties.

Duties include:

  • Assisting with accounts payable and receivable processes.
  • Accurately processing invoices, expense claims, and payment transactions.
  • Reconciling supplier statements and resolving discrepancies.
  • Supporting month-end and year-end close processes.
  • Assisting with general ledger entries and account reconciliations.
  • Providing administrative support to the finance department as needed.

Candidate Profile:

  • Essential experience in transactional finance.
  • Proficiency in accounting software (e.g., QuickBooks, Xero) and Microsoft Excel.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent organisational and time-management skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.

In Return:

  • Salary up to £33,000 depending on experience.
  • Fully office-based role with free on-site parking.
  • Welcoming team environment offering a busy and interesting temporary assignment.
  • Great opportunity for gaining experience in the manufacturing sector.

How to Apply:

If you’re immediately available and meet the requirements, please submit your CV outlining your relevant experience and availability. Due to the urgency of this vacancy, the client is looking to move quickly. Immediate start is subject to reference and ID checks. Apply now and embark on this exciting opportunity! Thank you for your interest!

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