Assistant Accountant

Location
Wolverhampton, West Midlands
Salary
Negotiable depending on experience
Posted
19 Feb 2019
Closes
19 Mar 2019
Contract Type
Permanent

Star Employment is proud to be recruiting for an Assistant Accountant to join a reputable company based in Wolverhampton. Reporting to the Financial Controller and Finance Director, this would be a vital role as part of a fast paced accounts department. You will provide banking and finance support via telephone and email for customers and the client on order financial matters.

Your responsibilities are likely to include:
Ensuring a high level quality of work, following client instructions and meeting deadlines.
Maintaining a high level of knowledge to be attained on all specific account activity
Ensuring the maintenance of accurate file and retrieval systems on all activities.
To carry out any tasks within other departments on an ad hoc basis as and when required and to meet client standards.
Developing a detailed knowledge of your nominated accounts and procedures
Handling credit control queries
Debtor management and chasing debt via email, letters and telephone
Bank transfers and banking summary
Managing sales ledger and cash flow for Advanced Orders
Assistance with stock reconciliation and end of year reporting
This role would ideally suit a part qualified accountant or somebody currently in studies. 
Further skills and experience required: 
 
Ability to work under pressure
The ability to stay calm.
The ability to complete paperwork accurately and on time.
Good Keyboard skills
Ability to adapt to changing situations i.e. new client promotions.
Good working knowledge of Excel
Confident able to work on own initiative
Good communication skills both verbal and written
Confident telephone manner
 
Rate of pay will be dependent upon previous experience and qualifications.  
If you feel this is a suitable role for your experience, we look forward to receiving your CV.