Accounting Assistant

Accounts assistants provide administrative support to accountants, undertaking tasks such as typing, filing, making phone calls, handling mail and basic bookkeeping.They are responsible for working with spreadsheets, sales and purchase ledgers and journals, preparing statutory accounts, calculating and checking to make sure payments, amounts and records are correct, sorting out incoming and outgoing daily post and answering any queries, managing petty cash transactions, controlling credit and chasing debt and reconciling finance accounts and direct debits.

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Last updated: October 25th 2016

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