Accounts Assistant Job | HT13871 - Howett Thorpe

Accounts Assistant
Bordon, Hampshire

Salary: £21,000 to £25,000 dependant on experience

Benefits: Immediate start - 12 months FTC
Reference number HT13871
Added on Jun 23, 2017

About The Role

This is an exciting opportunity for someone to work within a small accounts function and have direct input to the success of the finance team; you will be working under the supervision of the finance manager.
Our client has gone through a lot of change over the past couple of years including receiving a significant investment to assist with the growth and development of the company.

Within this role you will be responsible for:

  • Checking Invoices
  • Liaising with departments to resolve issues with invoices
  • Checking monthly reports
  • Raising payments to suppliers
  • Company credit card expenses – Entering onto the system.
  • Reconciliations
  • Company cars
  • Payroll
  • Bank entries.

About Our Client

Our client is a market leading business within their field.

About You

  • For this position, you will need to have a strong passion for accounts and have previous experience within an accounts function.
  • Due to the nature of this contract you will need to be available at short notice.

Things you should know

  • 12-month contract
  • Parking
  • Holiday is 22 days + bank
  • 3% Pension

Commutable from: Aldershot, Alton, Andover, Bagshot, Basingstoke, Bordon, Bracknell, Camberley, Caterham, Farnborough, Farnham, Fleet, Frimley, Godalming, Guildford, Hook, Lightwater, Petersfield, Portsmouth, Reading, Redhill, Southampton, Yateley.


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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