Accounts Assistant

Following a period of strong growth, an excellent opportunity has arisen in a varied role for someone used to working with diligence and with an attention to detail.   You will have recent relevant experience in a busy finance team, be used to operating an accounts package and proficient in MS Excel.  You will be friendly, pro-active and have a professional approach to your work.


Our Finance team is based at our offices just outside The Peak District National Park off jct28 of the M1 corridor.


The key responsibilities are as follows:

Key responsibilities:

Including but not limited to:

  • Accounts payable postings for the Group’s UK & overseas companies
  • Bank transaction postings for the Group’s UK & overseas companies
  • Assistance with balance sheet & bank account reconciliations
  •        Processing of employee expenses and preparing associated journal entries
  •        Dealing with customers and suppliers by telephone and email
  •        Providing administration support to the Finance Team and wider business as required
  •        Sorting and opening incoming post





  • Relevant experience within a busy finance team
  • Good communication skills
  • Experience of using an accounts software package
  • Good knowledge of MS Office packages particularly Excel
  • Ability to work accurately under pressure and to deadlines
  • Enjoy working as part of a team



  • Experience of working in a Group accounts function with multiple companies and currencies
  • Experience of the Navision accounts package
  • Ability to communicate in German and/or French
  • Advanced Excel Skills



A competitive salary in commensurate with experience will be offered. Non-contributory life cover, auto-enrolment pension contributions, flexible working hours, an employee assistance programme and staff discount scheme are also included.


Applicants should apply by sending a CV and covering letter to  The closing date for applications is Monday 30th July 2018

No agencies please