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Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    West London, London

  • Sector:

    Part-qualified & Transactional Finance

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  • Salary:

    £12 - £14.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    Martyn Trunca

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:

    07 Dec 00:00

  • Startdate:


Cedar are working on an exciting opportunity for a business based in West London. They are looking for an Accounts Assistant to join their team on an ongoing temporary basis. The role has the potential to turn permanent for the right candidate. Some of the key responsibilities are:

Purchase ledger - e.g., entry of purchase invoices/ credit notes in the appropriate accounts, in accordance with company procedure; apply payments appropriately as they are made; where they arise, reconcile any differences; prepare up to date aged creditor listings in preparation for weekly payment runs. Act as go-between for all finance-related supplier queries.
Sales ledger - e.g., entry of sales invoices/ credit notes in the appropriate accounts, in accordance with company procedures; apply receipts appropriately as they are received; assist with the production each week of the e-commerce and wholesale sales performance reports. Act as the go-between for all finance-related customer queries.
Credit control - monitor and assist with the management of aged debtors.
Bank and cash - e.g., monitor the bank statements regularly updating the appropriate accounts as necessary; perform full reconciliations on a regular basis; maintain and keep up to date records of all company card purchases, staff expense claims, credit card purchases, etc.
Assist in maintaining various schedules - e.g., inventory; fixed assets; prepayments; accruals; customer deposit payment records; other ad-hoc reports as required.

This is an excellent opportunity to continue your career and in order to do so you need to have the following skills:

·Xero experience is highly desirable
·Strong excel skills
·Strong communication skills
·Experience working within the retail sector / multi-site experience

If you are looking for a new challenge and are wanting to be part of a fun, fast paced environment then this could be the role for you. This is a fantastic company who will offer career progression in the foreseeable future. If this sounds like a role that matches your profile, please apply now.