Accounts assistant

Chelmsford, Essex
06 Sep 2019
02 Oct 2019
Darren Mahoney
Contract type
Full time

Oversight of the company's transactional clerks. Focused towards consolidating the efforts of the accounts payable and receivable teams, whilst handling drop down month end, P&L, Management account pack creation responsibilities from the company's management accountant.

Client Details

My client is a global e-commerce provider who operate in numerous regions across the globe. They're looking for An experienced accounts assistant to take the helm over their transactional clerks, by being actively involved in the technical processes.


  • Prepare and Review financial information to assist Financial Controller to prepare accurate and timely financial reports and accounting statements for senior management.
  • Sales and Margin analysis, with commentary for variances to plan/forecast
  • Processing high volume supplier and AP inter-company invoices
  • Management of aged creditors report
  • Various other role appropriate responsibilities


  • Sage 200 accounts package experience (preferred)
  • Good working knowledge of the preparation of monthly management accounts, forecasts and budgets
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Excellent IT skills including advanced Excel skills
  • Experience of assisting with/preparing management accounts under UKGAAP
  • Previous experience in a similar accounts assistant role
  • AAT qualified or above with a willingness to undertake further training.

Job Offer

  • Competitive salary, dependent upon experience
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Permanent accounts assistant role within the financial services industry in Chelmsford.

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