Accounts Assistant
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 18/11/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  0010092223


Robert Half Finance & Accounting are working in partnership with an international logistics organisation to recruit an ambitious and talented Accounts Assistant who is keen to carve a career within Finance & Accounting.


Based at their Office in Northampton, the Accounts Assistant will work alongside and report to the Assistant Finance Manager, assisting in a variety of aspects within the finance function including -

  • Collation and input of cost and statistics into the weekly quicks
  • Processing all invoices and resolving and queries
  • Month end trading reconciliations, balance sheet reconciliations
  • Credit card submissions and reconciliations
  • Control site purchasing, ensuring that the goods and services are accurately ordered
  • Control Purchase Ledger housekeeping and rejection logs
  • Dealing with supplier queries
  • Receiving and raising inter location journals


This role will suit a bright and personable individual who is keen on securing a professional qualification. The successful Finance Assistant will earn up to £25,500, an excellent mentor and terrific benefits.

The successful candidate will be driven, inquisitive and ideally have strong experience within the purchase ledger. Our client is seeking a self-starter who is resourceful and capable of working to strict deadlines in a fast-paced environment. They will also be of a logical and analytical nature, and someone who is comfortable working within a team environment.

Finally you will be an effective communicator with good interpersonal skills who can demonstrate the capacity to interact with a diverse set of people.

The Company

The successful Finance Assistant will be working within a close knit, hands on finance team, based from the Regional Head Office in Northampton. The Business is a prestigious multi-national logistics organisation who is at the forefront of their market place.

Salary & Benefits

The Accounts Assistant will earn up to £25,500 along with excellent company benefits.

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