TPP Finance's team of recruitment consultants have extensive experience in the market and can offer career advice and services for a range of finance & accountancy appointments in charities and other not for profit organisations. We are committed to providing a great service for anyone seeking Accounts Assistant jobs in the UK.
Responsibilities & Duties for Accounts Assistant Roles
Accounts Assistants’ responsibilities can include: purchase and sales ledger, bank reconciliations, BACS payments, completing VAT returns, dealing with payroll, preparing balance sheets, updating and maintaining records, credit control, expenses and petty cash management. There is usually a lot of opportunity to further develop your career and move into financial or management accounting in the future.
Skills Required for Accounts Assistant Jobs
Accounts Assistant jobs ideally require a minimum of 1 year’s work experience in general finance administration and processing; however this can vary depending on the size of the organisation. Accounts Assistant roles are a good starting point for anyone looking to gain experience and work their way up in the finance function and some organisations will offer support for training and studying towards an AAT, ACCA or CIMA qualification. Some Accounts Assistants jobs require a degree in finance.