Temporary Accounts Assistant

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Contract, Temporary
Common Edge, North West, United Kingdom
Jive Recruitment
Salary : £12 - £15 Annually
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Are you an experienced Accounts Assistant who is available immediately to start a new contract in Blackpool?

On behalf of our client, a leading manufacturing company based in Blackpool, we are seeking a diligent and detail-oriented Accounts Assistant to join their finance team on a temporary basis, initially for 3 months. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking to gain hands-on experience in a dynamic work environment. The role is crucial in supporting their financial operations by managing the purchase ledger and sales ledger, ensuring accuracy and efficiency in financial transactions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Process and verify invoices, maintain vendor records, and reconcile supplier statements
  • Generate and send out invoices, record and allocate incoming payments, and handle customer queries
  • Prepare payment runs and conduct credit control activities
  • Assist with month-end closing and maintain accurate financial records
  • Provide administrative support to the finance team and contribute to process improvements


  • Previous experience in a similar role, preferably in purchase ledger and sales ledger management
  • Experience in the manufacturing industry is highly desirable
  • Strong numerical and analytical skills
  • Proficiency in accounting software and MS Office, particularly Excel
  • Excellent attention to detail and organisational skills
  • Month-end closing experience is an advantage
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Strong communication skills

Why Join Our Client?

  • Gain valuable experience in a fast-paced environment
  • Opportunity to work with a supportive and professional finance team
  • Competitive salary based on experience, 12 - 15 per hour depending on experience
  • Monday to Friday, 37.5 hours per week, free parking

If you are a proactive and reliable individual with a passion for finance, we would love to hear from you! To apply, please send your CV and we will be in touch. Many thanks!

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