Accounts Assistant Job | HT14321 - Howett Thorpe

Accounts Assistant
Farnborough, Hampshire

Salary: £20,000 per annum

Benefits: Discounted staff offers, loyalty and cash plans, health insurance and other flexible benefits
Reference number HT14321
Added on Aug 04, 2017

About The Role

Working within the Treasury function you will assist in maintain the company’s cash books for 21 bank accounts across a European entity. This role will require detailed bank reconciliations and investigation of unmatched items. You will also look after payment runs through various means.

You will be a key point of contact for any queries both internally and externally and will be responsible for ensuring the necessary authorisation is place for payments. You will need to have a keen eye for detail and driven to offer improvement and solution.

About Our Client

This organisation is a market leader in its field operated internationally, they are keen supporters of personal development and investing in their employees, as such look for progressive individual to join their team.

About You

Experience in a Treasury/Cashier role would be preferable, basic accounting knowledge would be required. You must be confident with dealing with people at all levels ideally having used Agresso or a similar Accounting package.

Things you should know

The Business offers parking on site, an excellent benefits package including discounted staff offers, loyalty and cash plans, health insurance and other flexible benefits.

Commutable from: Aldershot, Alton, Bagshot, Basingstoke, Camberley, Farnborough, Farnham, Feltham, Fleet, Frimley, Godalming, Guildford, Hook, Lightwater, Reading, Staines, Weybridge, Windlesham, Windsor, Woking, Wokingham and 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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