Heyland Recruitment
Chester: 01244 335115
Warrington: 01925 425952

Accounts Assistant


Reference: JW0103

Type: Permanent

Minimum Salary: £22,000.00

Maximum Salary: £25,000.00

Heyland Finance are working alongside this Warrington based Engineering Services organisation as they look to recruit an experienced Accounts Assistant into their growing Finance team. The role holder will be responsible for providing the finance team with accurate and timely financial information to enable sound financial and commercial decision making.


Reporting directly to the Finance Manager the Accounts Assistant will take responsibility for the following key tasks;

  • Processing invoices accurately and timely
  • Process and allocate receipt of funds correctly
  • Deal with customer queries in a professional manner
  • Contacting customers to resolves aged and unpaid debts
  • Maintaining adequate records about outstanding debt statuses
  • Reconcile the debtor’s ledger to Factoring ledger and resolve queries
  • Liaise with Factoring company as required
  • Deal with queries from Suppliers on invoices & payment
  • Supply the Finance Manager with key financial information with regards to the sales ledger
  • Calculate and submit all HMRC returns – CIS, PAYE, VAT
  • Enter, check & pay all monthly staff salary payroll


Required Attributes / Experience;

  • SAGE line 50
  • Computer literate – Word & Excel
  • Good interpersonal skills – internal & external
  • Previous bookkeeping experience
  • Good organisational skills
  • Able to work unsupervised and as part of a team
  • Previous experience of a similar role
  • Experience of a fast-paced working environment