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Accounts Assistant

  • Location Bedfordshire
  • Job-type Permanent
  • Reference BBBH107155
  • Salary £20000 - £23000 per annum + pro rata 30 hour week
  • Specialisation Accountancy and Finance
  • Posted September 16, 2020

Investigo Finance are recruiting an Accounts Assistant for an SME business based in Bedford.

In the position of Accounts Assistant Bedford you will work within a close knit team to ensure cash is maximised and ensure all transactions are processed adhering to company standards. Key duties to include:

  • Credit Control- contacting customers by phone chasing outstanding debt on the ledger
  • Provide accounting and clerical support to the UK accounting department
  • Prepare and maintain accounting documents and records
  • Provide holiday cover to AP and Cashier Clerk
  • Processing of expenses
  • Accounts reconciliation
  • ensure invoicing is up-to-date and raise/check invoices/credit notes, as appropriate
  • Support the sales team in preparation of bids for new work
  • Ad hoc duties required by the Finance Manager

The Profile

The successful candidate will need to have previous Credit Control/ Accounts Receivable experience

Team Player -as you will cover colleagues work during holidays/ periods of absence

Strong communicator as you will liaise with both internal stake holders and customers

Attention to detail during key month end periods


£20,000 to £23,000 Pro rata over 30 hour working week (flexible on start/ finish time to suit) plus benefits