Assistant Accountant

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Stevenage, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
GBP 21,000.00 - 30,000.00
23 Feb 2021
25 Mar 2021
Job role
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Job Description

Assistant Accountant

An exciting position has become available for a full time Assistant Accountant to join a friendly team based in Stevenage. The successful candidate will earn a competitive salary. The first interview will be by telephone. Short listed applicants will be invited to the office for a face to face interview. Only applicants with relevant experience will be considered

Role Requirements
  • Be able to self-manage - must be motivated and organised
  • Be willing to adopt existing systems and follow instructions
  • Have an advanced understanding of Excel (to pivot tables)
  • Be fast and accurate with data entry
  • Have an advanced understanding of Sage (Line 50)
  • Have an excellent standard of written and spoken English
  • Have a genuine desire to provide excellent service to internal and external customers

Role Responsibilities
  • Processing payments and sales transactions
  • Processing supplier invoices
  • Data entry to Sage
  • Data entry to various spreadsheets
  • Maintenance of finance side of client management system
  • Liaison with colleagues to advise of any payment issues arising
  • Issuing proforma invoices
  • Responding to internal & external customers' queries by phone and/or e-mail as required.
  • Checking daily print orders & forwarding to printers
  • Controlling petty cash float
  • Reporting staff attendance, holidays & absences to payroll department
  • Management of domain name purchasing & renewals
  • Credit control in conjunction with Accountant
  • Providing cover for Accountant as required.


Our client is the UK's trusted online trade directory, for which the company thank both the public for their strong support of the company's service, and their great traders who prove that there is an alternative to the 'cowboys'.

Why should you apply?
  • To join a fantastic company
  • To become part of a great team
  • To showcase your knowledge and skill set

If you're the ideal candidate our client is looking for, please send your CV by clicking the APPLY button

Keywords: Assistant Accountant, Sage Line 50, Excel, Data Entry, Finance, Processing, Payments, Spreadsheets, Petty Cash, Customers, External, Internal