Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Accounts Assistant


Reference: EE/0054

Type: Permanent

Minimum Salary: £17,000.00

Maximum Salary: £19,000.00

25 days holiday excluding statutory, pension scheme, study support

A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join my well established client who are a leader within their industry. They are looking to bring on an Accounts Assistant. The successful candidate will report into an Accountant within the finance function and will gain a great foundation for their subsequent career. This role would suit someone who is keen to start a career within finance and would ideally be at studying their AAT or equivalent.



Supporting with:

  • Inputting, coding, scanning and processing of purchase ledger invoices
  • Preparation of weekly prepayments runs and dealing with suppliers
  • Processing of outstanding debt
  • Upkeep of debtor reports
  • Taking of payments owed
  • Monthly billing processes
  • Monthly MI reporting


Ownership of:

  • Processing of expenses and company credit card transactions
  • Ad hoc duties supporting the wider Accounts team when required


Key Attributes

  • Eager to learn and progress
  • Able to use on initiative when working in a team or alone
  • Numerate with a keen attention to detail is essential
  • Excellent IT / Excel skills are desirable
  • Able to communicate in a good manner both internally and externally


If you feel you have the skills stated for this position then please apply to be considered for the shortlist, alternatively please ring the office to gain more details on this position (01244 333069).


Type: Full Time, Permanent

Location: Chester

Salary:  £17,000 - £19,000 DOE

Benefits: 25 days holiday excluding statutory, contributory pension scheme, study support