Accounts Assistant

Reference: VR-AA-01
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Folkestone
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Temp2Perm
Working Hours: 8.30am to 5.00pm Monday to Friday
Salary: £9.23 per hour/£18,000 per annum
Job Description:

Red Eagle Recruitment (AGY) is looking to recruit an Accounts Assistant for our client based in Folkestone.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Supporting the Financial Director, Finance Manager and the Accounts Team by completing essential tasks.
  • Raise credit notes in the correct period.
  • Submit Intrastat and EC sales list reports for the previous month before the deadline.
  • Submit EDI’s for payment in a timely fashion.
  • Set up and qualify new customer accounts.
  • Provide holiday/sickness cover for credit control and purchase ledger
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of the business

Experience Required:

  • Solid understanding of accountancy/book-keeping and willingness to develop further and take on more responsibility
  • Proven numeracy skills and accuracy in previous accounts based roles
  • Computer literate, good data entry speed and capable of utilising MS Excel tools such as VLOOKUP (this will be assessed at interview stage)
  • Knowledge of SAP would be desirable
  • Previous administrative, accounts or finance office experience
  • Confident inter-personal skills to deal with customers and external contacts

Our client is looking for someone for an immediate start, with the role being offered on a Temp2Perm basis.

Working hours are, 08:30 – 17:00 Mon – Fri, paying £9.23 per hour.

To find out more and to be considered for the role of Accounts Assistant, please apply via your CV.


How to apply:

For further information on this vacancy please contact:
Folkestone: 01303 851 133 E-mail:
Please quote the job reference and attach a recent CV if available.

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