Accounts Assistant - Purchase Ledger

Location: Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

Discipline: Accountancy & Finance 

Job type:  Permanent 

Salary: £24,000 - £29,000pa 

Job ref: 47100471

Contact Name: Northampton Office 

Contact Number: 01604 647100 

 Recruitment Agency in Northampton



An experienced Accounts Assistant is required to join our client’s growing, fast paced SME business in Wellingborough.

AAT study support is offered with this role, if required and also some flexibility with working hours.

You will be working as part of a small team, reporting directly to the Finance Manager and focussing on the purchase ledger side of accounts. As well as supporting the team in sales ledger and month end accounts when required.

Tasks include:

Processing of all invoices and credits, matching to POs and identifying / resolving queries.
Tracking costs against budget, providing senior management with monthly reporting packs.
Reconciling supplier statements.
Generating weekly payment runs for MD approval, processing within Sage / Bankline.
Generating and sending supplier remittances.
Managing the company's credit card administration, including obtaining invoices / receipts and checking for VAT compliance.
Maintain filing of finance paperwork.
Ensuring company vehicles MOT/TAX are up to date making payments as necessary.

You should have at least 3 years previous accounting experience, be IT literate with excellent attention to detail. You will be a strong team player who is positive and pro-active.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing business that really supports its staff, offers a good benefits package and the chance for personal development.


For further information please contact one2one Recruitment Ltd.