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Accounts Assistant - £20k - £22k - Brandesburton

Reach Resourcing are proud to be working with our client, who create award winning, energy efficient, modern purpose-built buildings and have strong plans for expansion.

The Accounts Assistant role is an important member of the finance team, reporting to the Financial Controller with responsibilities focused on purchase ledger processing, supplier liaison, expense analysis, payment processing, posting and reconciliations. It is likely the Accounts Assistant will be seeking an opportunity to progress AAT qualifications whilst gaining wide ranging experience of working with a finance team. Some study support will therefore be available.


  • Invoice entry, transaction processing and transaction analysis
  • Maintaining routine transaction processes focused on purchases and payments
  • Analysis and coding of expenses;
  • Creation and monitoring of purchase orders;
  • Supplier statement reconciliations;
  • Key contact with suppliers;
  • Processing purchases ledger and bank payment runs; and
  • Other reconciliations and assisting the finance function as required.

Skills Required

The successful Accounts Assistant will need a good academic background, strong communication skills and enjoy working as part of a small active team.

The role will require attention to detail as well as a positive attitude whilst being self-motivated with a willingness to learn and improve. You will have a willingness to undertake AAT or equivalent and previous experience in an office setting.

We are looking for a positive, self-motivated individual able to work effectively without close supervision and as part of a team

Previous experience of Oracle/NetSuite is desirable.