Accounts Assistant

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  • Location

    Basildon, Essex

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £11.26 per hour

  • Contact:

    Catherine Robinson

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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Job Title: Accounts Assistant
Location: Basildon
Hours: 37 per week
Duration: 6 months
Rate: £11.26 per hour

We are currently recruiting for an experienced Accounts Assistant on a 6 month contract with one of our clients in Basildon.
Reporting to the Accounts Payable Supervisor, the role will involve processing invoices and providing support to the expenses process.

Key Responsibilities

Accounts Payable:
- Scanning & Verifying all invoices received
- Sending out invoices for approval, or goods to be booked in
- Chasing approvers
- Statement reconciliation
- Journals
- Support for Expenses
- Support to Supervisor with month end and accrual
- Milestone invoices inputting
- One-time payments

- Numerate
- Able to communicate with other departments
- Flexible with duties


- Accounts payable & expenses processes
- Use of SAP for processing and interrogation
- Use of Microsoft Excel and Outlook

Please note that the successful candidate will need to undergo security clearance vetting in process with customer requirements.

Morson International are acting as a Recruitment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Accounts assistant; accounts payable, accounts receivable; purchase ledger; sales ledger; SAP; SAGE; AAT; payroll; VAT returns; reconciliation; credit control