Accounts Assistant

  • Job Reference: P92887
  • Date Posted: 16 September 2021
  • Recruiter: The Language Business
  • Location: Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accountancy, Admin, Secretarial & PA
  • Language(s): English
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Jonathan Grimes
  • Email: jgrimes@languagebusiness.co.uk
  • Telephone: 020 8503 7766

Job Description

Accounts Assistant. Excellent new opportunity to join a world leading and multiple industry award winning company, currently experiencing tremendous global growth and business expansion.


LANGUAGES
Fluent English is essential


LOCATION
Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire (20 minutes North West of Central London) - remote work / office work split possible



THE COMPANY
Our client is a multiple award wining and world class performer in its sector. They work across all business sectors counting many of the worlds leading companies as their key clients.


THE ROLE
For a 12 months maternity contract cover, they wish to recruit an Accounts Assistant to work as part of their international finance and invoicing team. Reporting to the group invoicing team leader, your role will typically cover the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Proactively highlight improvements and ensure best practice across the Invoicing Team  
  • Participate in Invoicing transformation calls to support in the successful implementation of Microsoft Dynamics 
  • Processing paperwork to ensure required outputs are ready for inspection and dispatch
  • Raising invoices on accounting system (Agresso)
  • Dispatching invoices internally and to external clients
  • Assisting the team in pricing certain jobs using our specialist cost manual
  • Helping prepare reports used internally
  • General admin support and supporting wider accounts team as and when require

 

CANDIDATE SKILLS AND BACKGROUND

  • Fluent English, both written and spoken, is essential
  • Previous experience of working in a similar role essential 
  • Complicated pricing, multi-company and multi-currency exposure required 
  • Good organisational and time management skills 
  • The ability to communicate and work effectively across all levels and functions 
  • Previous experience of new ERP implementation
  • Good IT skills, including Microsoft Excel and Word
  • A high level of attention to detail
  • Experience of Microsoft Dynamics an advantage 

SALARY & BENEFITS
Excellent and competitive! Benefits include 30 days holidays (inc. bank holidays), a day off for your birthday, private medical insurance, PERKBOX discount platform, contributory pension scheme, SAYE scheme, life assurance, annual season ticket loan scheme, Cycle2Work scheme.

NB: This is a FIXED TERM MATERNITY COVER CONTRACT ROLE of 12 months 

To apply for this opportunity, please send your CV to us immediately.  

Contact for further details: Jonathan Grimes