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Accounts Assistant

Published 30 May 2024
£27000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Job Starts: 30th May 2024
Accountancy & Finance

Job Description

Job Title: Accounts Assistant

Location: Northampton

Salary: Up to £29,000 per annum

Type: Permanent - Hybrid working available - Up to 2 days a week working from home

Monday to Friday - 37.5 hours a week

Study support is available for the right candidate


Join a growing heritage business in Northampton as a Accounts Assistant. This is an exciting opportunity to be a true accounts assistant and take full ownership of the accounts with exposure to month end and senior accounts responsibilities.

Key to this role is that they are looking for someone with bank reconciliations experience and intermediate excel skills who can comfortably use pivot tables and v-lookups.


  • Process Supplier Invoices ensuring correct nominal ledger coding
  • Scanning invoices onto system
  • Processing expenses
  • Raising payments
  • Resolve any discrepancies in a timely manner by liaising with internal and external contacts
  • Supplier Statement reconciliations
  • Develop and maintain relationships with internal and external contacts
  • Supporting with month end responsibilities


  • Proven experience in a similar Accounts role
  • Pro-active and methodical approach to work
  • Ability to communicate at all levels of the organisation
  • Previous experience with SAP systems is advantageous
  • Ability to work to tight timescales
  • Good excel skills (vlookup, pivots)


  • Minimum of 1 to 2 years' experience in a similar role.
  • Effective communication skills for both internal and external interactions.
  • A team player who is flexible and enjoys collaborating with colleagues.
  • Intermediate Excel skills - must be able to comfortably use pivot tables and v-lookups

If you want to join first class business and take that next step in your career then apply ASAP to avoid missing out!

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