Senior Accounts Assistant

  • Contract
  • Luton
  • Posted 1 year ago
  • £25,000 - £30,000 per annum
  • Applications have closed

A chance to join an expanding business in Luton as a Senior Accounts Assistant has been registered. The Senior Accounts Assistant role is to cover maternity leave for the team and so the client is looking for someone to join on a 9 to 12 month fixed term contract. The business have excellent processes and procedures in place and are looking for the new person to be on board by mid-July as to have a significant and complete hand over from the current incumbent. The role requires someone that is able work comfortably on Excel.

The company are in new refurbished offices and have a team of 4 in accounts that work well in supporting the business in driving forward. The role will report into the Finance Director who will be looking for this role to support all the transactions for the business.


  • Allocation of payments to relevant accounts
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Weekly balance reports
  • Reconcile sales accounts
  • Provide accounts and balance breakdowns when requested
  • Collection of outstanding balances
  • Reconcile direct debit payments
  • Monthly accruals
  • Reconcile balance sheet
  • Prepare payroll journals
  • Maintain fixed asset register
  • Prepare intrastat returns
  • Prepare VAT returns
  • Resolve queries

Person spec:

  • Good systems skills
  • Proficient in Excel
  • Experience in working in an accounts function

Reference NLB1019