Accounts Assistant

  • Location

    Southampton, Hampshire

  • Sector:

    Commercial Dealership, Administration and Accounts

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  • Salary:

    Up to £27000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ollie Blackman

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Experienced Accounts Assistant required in Southampton

Up to £27,000 Depending On Experience

9am - 5pm Monday to Friday

Commercial Main Dealer

Our Client, a Commercial Main Dealer is looking for an experienced Accounts Assistant to join their team in Southampton. The vacancy is challenging yet rewarding and therefore the applicant needs to be highly organised and efficient and must portray when working with flexibility to the needs of their team.

Key Responsibilities for the successful Accounts Assistant

· Credit control and aged debt / query resolving

· Journals, accruals and prepayments

· Preparing monthly accounts and supporting schedules that includes group analyst, VAT returns and filing

· Balance sheet and trial balance reconciliations, intergroup reconciliations

· Supporting account functions for example sales and purchase ledger

· Maintaining fixed assets register

· Posting payments in and out

· Assisting with group year-end accounts, preparing data and liaising with external auditors

· Full training will be provided for in house systems


Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm


Up to £27,000 Depending On Experience


Due to the nature of the role it is essential that all applicants have previous group accounting experience within the motor trade. They will have excellent Excel knowledge and must be able to work independently as well as part of a team. Having AAT qualifications will also be advantageous.

If this automotive accounts vacancy is of interest to you or you would like to know about any other automotive jobs in Southampton then please contact Ollie Blackman at Perfect Placement today!

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