Title Accounts Assistant for Prestigious Private Institution – Immediate Start!
Location North West London
Salary £10.57 per hour
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An excellent opportunity has arisen to join our client, a prestigious Private School, as an Accounts Assistant on a temporary basis. The successful candidate will be supporting a fast paced team whilst gaining invaluable experience within an Accounts department.

The ideal applicant will have an interest in working within the Finance Sector and will be knowledgeable with MS Office package. If you have excellent communication, organisational and accuracy skills and would enjoy working in a busy environment, then this can be a suitable opportunity for you.

Accounts Assistant Key Responsibilities

  • Assisting the Finance Manager on projects where necessary
  • Managing Petty cash
  • Maintaining and updating the discount registers
  • Updating the accounting system, ensuring the discounts are reflected correctly on accounts and applied to billing
  • Complete the monthly close down of the accounting system and return the file to the Manager
  • Processing payments in person or over the phone by credit / debit card when requested by parents
  • Updating student accounts on a daily basis as payments are made
  • Investigating and resolving queries related to non-payments of invoices

Accounts Assistant Skills and Experience

  • Able to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to maintain accuracy to a high standard
  • Excellent initiative
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Intermediate knowledge of MS Word, MS Excel and Outlook

If you are professional, well-presented and are in possession of the skills outlined above, please apply today!

Whilst we will endeavour to contact you following your response, occasionally due to the high volume of applications this cannot always be possible. If you have not had notification within 7 days unfortunately your application may not have been successful this time but we will keep your details on file and may contact you with future opportunities.