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Accounts Assistant


Duration: 12 months


Ref DS8580

We‘re still considering our shortlist. Suitably experienced candidates invited to apply ASAP.

Accounts Assistant - Purchase Ledger- 12 months FTC (possible perm) - £20k - £23k per annum - Full time - Hybrid working

Trial Balance Consulting are delighted assist a major Cornish employer with plans to dominate their field in the South West and beyond. The business has a major stronghold in the renewable services sector and plan to continue with their rapid growth since their inception. 

In the first instance, the business seeks to recruit and Accounts Payable Purchase Ledger Assistant to support their Finance team initially covering for maternity, with a good chance of a permanent position at the end of the 12 months. This role represents a fantastic opportunity for junior level applicants with baseline Accounting experience who seek to develop a long term career in the sector. The positions work within a friendly and highly experienced team that operate in a fast paced environment. Core responsibilities to include: 

  • Processing invoices in a timely manner
  • Credit card monthly processing and supporting the team with submitting VAT receipts
  • Reconciliation of PL statements
  • Process credit notes
  • Answering queries
  • Filing invoices
  • Daily Bank Reconciliations
  • Other duties as required by the wider finance team


For this opportunity, we seek ambitious and confident applicants who possess at least 18 months of recently gained experience in a Purchase Ledger/Accountants Assistant role ideally within a high volume environment. Candidate’s should possess good general MS Office experience to include proficient use of Excel. This is a fast based department that will call for strong multi-tasking and exceptional internal/external communication skills and an excellent attention to detail. 

This is a business that promotes internal promotion and looks to supports the development of its employees. For further details including a detailed role specification, please click apply ASAP. The reference for this vacancy is DS8580 


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