Job Title: Accounts Assistant
Job Type: Full-time, Permanent
Start date: ASAP
Pickering Electronics is a world leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of Reed Relays, with its headquarters based in Clacton on Sea, Essex.
We are currently seeking a full time Accounts Assistant to join our busy and expanding Accounts team, within our growing company.
Main Purpose and Scope of the Job
Reporting into the Financial Controller, the purpose of this role is to complete daily tasks supporting the smooth running of the finance department, including inputting on the account’s software (currently Sage 50) and to provide administrative support to other departments as necessary.
- Competitive salary
- End of year bonus
- All necessary business communication devices
- 30 days paid holiday (including bank holidays)
- Great opportunities for long term career development
- Sales ledger maintenance & credit control
- Processing of orders, transferring sales orders to Invoices, emailing & posting
- Bank reconciliations for numerous accounts including foreign currencies
- Credit card reconciliations
- Monthly intercompany reconciliations
- Petty Cash control & reconciliations for £, $, €, Czech Koruna
- Post journals
- Support the month end and year end processes
Experience / Requirements
- Ideally AAT, or qualified by experience, with good IT skills
- A good standard of basic education (at least 5 GCSEs, grade A-C including Maths & English) with excellent communication & interpersonal skills
- The ability to work in a team as well as individually with good attention to detail
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org – no agencies please.