Accounts Administrator
Commerce & Industry
West end

Accounts Administrator

Ref: 153| Posted: 22nd Sep 2020

Leading independent business who import specialist ingredients for food manufacturers are looking for an Accounts Administrator to join their dynamic team.  Reporting to the Financial Controller with the day to day accounting activities of this successful, thriving SME, the Accounts Administrator will enjoy a broad role, where no two days are the same. 

As an entry level role, the Accounts Administrator will learn purchase ledger, sales ledger, credit control, bank reconciliations.  The role would suit a graduate level/entry level individual, who has gained some practical experience in an accounts team and wishes to develop their experience further.

Detailed duties of the Accounts Administrator will include;

  • Posting ledger entries to accounting system
  • Coding and posting approved supplier invoices to accounting system
  • Entering bank payments and receipts on bank systems and accounting system
  • Daily reconciliation of bank accounts
  • Reconcile finance accounts and direct debits
  • Ensuring weekly cash projection is updated and reconciled
  • Recording of petty cash transactions
  • Posting and recording of FX contracts
  • Analysis and posting of expenses
  • General assistance to Financial Controller as required

The essential criteria of the successful candidate must include;

  • An understanding of the purpose of the accounts function
  • Practical experience gained within in an accountancy related role either employment or work experience
  • An intermediate/advanced knowledge of Excel
  • Self assurance and professionalism, confidence on the telephone, who enjoys contributing to a team effort
  • An Accountancy and Finance degree or be working through AAT

If you are highly driven, have a positive attitude and are a self-motivated problem solver, this could be the role for you.

Zone 1 central location, sparkly new offices, and a funky vibe await the successful candidate.

Unfortunately due to the anticipated volume of response, only successful candidates will be contacted.