Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant

We are recruiting for an Accounts Assistant in the Coventry area with our well established client.

As an Accounts Assistant you will need to have:

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Excellent communication skills written and verbal
  • Strong IT skills are required including Excel
  • Experience using Sage software
  • Ability to resolve complex debt issues
  • High attention to detail


  • Salary: £20,000 per annum
  • Working Hours: Mon-Fri 09:00-18:00
  • Location: Coventry
  • Duration: Permanent

Role of an Accounts Assistant:

  • Credit control, timely and effective collection of all debts and customer payments
  • Attend meeting at the end of each week to discuss debtor report
  • Liaising with sales and operational staff to ensure out-going invoices are correct
  • Answering customer account queries
  • Issuing credit notes
  • Allocating cash receipts against aged debtor
  • Dealing with remittances
  • Assessing the credit worthiness of new and existing customer accounts
  • Reducing aged debtors and minimisation of bad debt risk
  • Reconciliation on a monthly basis with finance team as required
  • Distributing payments

Benefits of working as an Accounts Assistant:

  • 20 days holiday + 8 statutory days
  • Company pension scheme
  • Free on-site parking

If you are interested in the above role please click apply

Extra Personnel do NOT charge any fees for our services.

Extra Personnel Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

Sectors: Finance

Types: Permanent

Salary: £19000 - £20000.00 per annum