Accounts Assistant Job | HT13760 - Howett Thorpe

Accounts Assistant
Farnham, Surrey

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Salary: £18,000 to £22,000 per annum

Benefits: Good benefits package
Reference number HT13760
Added on May 17, 2017

About The Role

  • Assist with the maintenance of the sales & purchase ledger;
  • Assist with the preparation and issue of manual invoices to customers;
  • Assist with credit control;
  • Assist with the reconciliation of customer self-billing accounts;
  • Assist with the processing of payments to contractors and suppliers, making sure these are accurately processed and paid in a timely and accurate manner;
  • To ensure that stock payments are accurate processed and paid;
  • Assist with the processing of all invoices received, including company credit card bills and employee expense claims;
  • Assist with the main weekly invoice run;
  • Assist with the opening and closing of new contracts;

About You

You will have some accounting experience within a commercial finance team and looking for your next step up into a varied position. You will ideally be studying toward your AAT qualification or equivalent and now looking for an opportunity to utilise your studies. A proactive and enthusiastic approach to your work is essential and excellent attention to detail is required.

Things you should know

Commutable from Aldershot, Alton, Basingstoke, Bordon, Camberley, Cranleigh, Epsom, Farnborough, Farnham, Fleet, Frimley, Godalming, Guildford, Hook, Horsham, Leatherhead and Petersfield.


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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