Accounts Assistant - Construction

  • £24000 - £27000 per annum
  • Chatham, Kent
  • Office Angels

We are seeking an experienced Accounts Assistant to join a rapidly expanding business based in Chatham. You will have experience in using Xero and be able to work in a stand-alone role taking full responsibility for the Accounts team. This exciting opportunity has arisen due to the companies expansion this past year. This is an opportunity to join a very adaptable, modern team on a permanent basis immediately. Interviews will be taking place this Friday.

The role would consist of Accounts Reconciliations, VAT Returns, Payroll & PAYE, C I S Expereince required

The Accounts Assistant role will include;

* Post/Allocate monies received in multi-currency accounts on to Xero

* VAT Returns

* Payroll


* Handling communications with clients and vendors via phone, email, and in-person

* Processing transactions, issuing checks, and updating ledgers, budgets, etc

* Daily Bank Reconciliation

* Reconcile Invoice Finance account at end of month

* Organising and keeping records up to date

* Credit Control and chasing late payment

* Managing petty cash

* Regularly updating excel spreadsheets to ensure month end procedures can be processed

* Assisting with other finance duties in purchase ledger ie Supplier BACS payments and reconciliation of additional multi-currency bank accounts

Skills required;

* Enthusiastic, committed and a fast learner with previous experience of a busy environment

* Solid organisational skills and the ability to prioritise a varied workload

* Computer literate with an aptitude for numbers

* Experience using Excel and Xero are essential

* Organised and Efficient

* Ability to work under pressure

* Minimum of 2 years' experience in similar roles

* Proven record of impacting a growing business

This role will be Monday - Friday 9am-5pm. This is a great role for anyone who is seeking an opportunity to grow alongside a business.

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