Accounts Assistant - Flexible hours - on hold

Yeovil - Somerset | £25,000 - £28,000 + Benefits

We are partnering exclusively with a friendly and professional owner managed small, growing business based in Yeovil Somerset/Dorset borders. We are recruiting for a Finance Assistant (Accounts Assistant) to work in a team of 3, reporting to the Finance Manager. This is a busy and varied accounts job supporting the Finance Manager undertaking a variety of accountancy tasks.

This is a varied and busy accounts job for an accounts assistant who is looking to work for a small yet growing friendly company with longer-term opportunities. This Accounts Assistant job is based near the train station in Yeovil and has plenty of parking at site if you drive.

The Accounts Assistant job
  • Ensure accurate and timely data entry of all financial transactions including:
  • Petty cash, banking, accounts payable/purchase ledger
  • Assisting with the sales ledger invoices onto sage
  • Supporting with Payroll
  • Assisting with credit control and the preparation of monthly payments
  • Supplier reconciliations
  • Assisting with the information for monthly and year-end accounts
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Dealing with supplier queries
  • General office accounts administration
  • Use of Sage 50
  • Ad hoc accounts duties helping support the month end process
  • Assisting with creating reports on income and expenditure against budgets
  • Additional responsibilities will be available if the accounts person wants to learn more!
Who should apply for the job?

  • An Accounts Assistant or Accounts Administrator keen to progress their career - AAT Studier
  • Purchase ledger experience/knowledge
  • Sales ledger experience/knowledge
  • Strong Excel and IT skills ideally with experience of an accountancy system
  • A team player, flexible individual
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Motivated, driven, solution orientated with a "can do " attitude
  • Eye for detail
  • Good record keeping skills, ability and drive to follow problems through to resolution
In return
  • Salary range depends on experience in the range of £25,000-£28,000
  • Central offices near Yeovil town centre - walkable from Yeovil train station
  • Parking
  • Hours are flexible and can adapt to fit the right candidate
  • Training courses and on job training - study support options
  • Flexible office hours if required – role could fit around school hours or be full time depends on the individual - 5 days or 4 days per week options
  • Some Hybrid working is an option if needed but initially office based whilst training

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