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Accounts Assistant

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Food, Agriculture

  • Salary:

    Up to £25000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Natalie Overland

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

Accounts Assistant | Part time

(Up to 30 hours)

I'm working with a forward thinking, innovative company that are at the forefront of their technology. Committed to continue developing and growing, they offer an exciting opportunity to develop the finance function within their fast-growing business, emphasizing controls, processes and improvement strategies.

Does this sound like you?

  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word)
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Experience with accounting software (e.g.Xero)
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Basic understanding of accounting principles
  • Knowledge of relevant accounting regulations
  • Analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Flexible approach to working hours, particularly when faced with company deadlines

What will a typical day look like as an Accounts Assistant?

  • Operation of the AP function ensuring all purchase orders, supplier invoices, credit notes and expenses are accurately recorded in the finance system.
  • Operation of the AR function ensuring all sales invoices and debit notes are accurately recorded in the finance system and customers pay promptly.
  • Assist in the preparation of time and attendance records and other information for the purposes of calculation hourly and monthly payrolls.
  • Assist in the preparation of appropriate tax records including monthly VAT returns
  • Preparation of account reconciliations throughout the year, leading to a streamlined year end process.
  • Assist in the development of the finance and ERP systems that are suitable for JFC's growth ambitions.

What's on offer?

  • Opportunity to be involved in a growing, fast paced company looking to make a positive impact in agriculture.
  • Grow with us career progression.
  • Flexible 25 - 30 hour week across a minimum of 4 days, times to be agreed
  • Salary: £25K+ (annualised equivalent) subject to experience
  • Holidays: 22 days plus bank holidays

If you're interested in applying, then please call me on 01780 480530 or email to organise a conversation at Don't worry if your CV isn't quite up to scratch!