Purchase Ledger & Accounts Assistant

Location Truro
Discipline: Finance & Accountancy
Job type: Fixed Term Contract
Salary: £20,000 - £23,000 DOE per annum
Contact name: Danielle Hubbard
Contact email: danielle@smithandreed.co.uk
Job ref: DH 40333
Published: 22 days ago

​Are you an experienced and finance driven Accounts Assistant, with an excellent eye for detail?

Seeking a new team addition for a brand-new fixed term contract within a bespoke and expanding engineering business, offering a great working environment and company benefits!

This is a full-time job opportunity, offered on an initial 12 month contract, paying £20,000 - £23,000 depending on experience. The successful candidate will be welcomed into an experienced accounts team, to support with the finance function of the business.

This is an great time to join the dynamic organisation, offering a flexible working environment and company benefits.

Key duties & responsibilities:

  • Logging, maintaining and filing invoices

  • Ensuring accuracy of VAT and nominal ledger coding

  • Investigating purchase ledger queries and monitoring good received

  • Supplier liaison to ensure continuity and relationship building

  • Processing monthly credit card journals

  • Generating reports and exporting data to excel for onward analysis

Essential experience & qualifications:

  • Previous experience in an Accounts Assistant or Purchase Ledger role

  • AAT qualifications would be advantageous

  • Understanding of purchase ledger invoice and credit processing

  • Great Microsoft Excel skills

  • Practical and analytical with a keen eye for detail

Whats in it for you?

  • Fantastic, competitive salary

  • Private health insurance after 1 year

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays (which increases to 30 after 5 years)

  • Company pension scheme

  • Flexible and supportive working environment

  • Health & well-being perks

  • Regular staff & family social events

  • Excellent development opportunities

If you are looking for a great new opportunity, within a rapidly expanding and reputable business, then don’t hesitate to get in touch.

To apply, email a CV to danielle@smithandreed.co.uk to find out more and review the full job spec and company details.