Accounts Assistant

Role Summary:
To support the Head of Accounts in the routine running of the Accounts Office. This is a full-time position which would be suited to a trained ledger clerk or a trainee who is interested in working in accounts.

Main Job Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Sales Ledger
  • Purchase Ledger
  • Cash Books & Bank Reconciliation
  • Employee Expense Claims
  • Cash Control
  • Credit Control
  • Invoice Matching
  • Assist with Audit Prep
  • Expenses Accrual
  • General Admin Duties


  • Maths & English GCSE, Grade B or above
  • Ability to organise own time, prioritise and work effectively under pressure and to deadlines
  • Ability to work in a team as well as independently
  • Enthusiastic and hardworking; attention to detail
  • Stockport resident or living within 30 minutes’ travel of office
  • Full driving licence preferred (for trips to bank)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel essential


  • Salary: Subject to experience starts at £14,430 at trainee level
  • 37-hour week (Mon-Thurs 09.00 – 17.30, Friday 09.00 – 17.00).
  • Paid monthly in arrears.
  • 22 days’ holiday per annum moving to 27 days

Responsible to: Head of Accounts

Applications: Apply in writing with covering letter and CV to

Application Form (Doc.)