21st January 2020

Accounts Assistant

Reference: #17407

Location: Belfast Job Type: Temporary Salary: £11 - £12 Date Posted: 21/01/2020

Accounts Assistant


Abacus Temporary staffing are delighted to be working alongside our client, an innovative, customer focused organisation that operates both North and South of Ireland as they seek to appoint and experience accounts assistant.

Having spend over £1 billion in innovative investments into their products and service offering this is a truly exciting opportunity and provides a platform to work for reputable organisation that lends the perfect opportunity to gain exposure to a multinational corporation.

The Role

As the accounts assistant you will work within the accounts receivable team ensuring all financial duties are conducted in a professional, accurate and timely manner, as key business decisions are made based on the financial statements that are generated internally.

You will be responsible for ensuring the cash flow management is maintained and resolve any errors that may arise within the cash processing team.

You will also be responsible for the following tasks;

  • Liaise with other departments to ensure prompt resolution of queries including those identified through exception reports
  • Perform analysis on key customer accounts
  • Investigate funds placed into the suspense account
  • Process remittances received from customers on a daily basis to ensure payments are correctly allocated
  • Researching, analysing and correcting any misapplied payments
  • Completion of daily cash books
  • Control of customer refund and bad debt write-off processes

Essential Criteria

  • Minimum of 12 months experience in an Accounts Receivable or Accounts Assistant position
  • Exceptional working knowledge of Microsoft excel
  • Minimum of 5 GCSE’s including Maths and English Grades A*-C
  • High degree of accuracy
  • Ability to use initiative and to work with minimal supervision


  • Immediate Start
  • Free onsite parking
  • Competitive hourly rate

Laura Kearney [email protected] 02890313157

Please submit your application or call the specialist consultant in Abacus Group on 028 9031 3157 for a confidential career discussion or explore other jobs in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Dublin or London.

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Next Steps:

Please submit your application or speak to a specialist consultant in Abacus on 02890313157 for a confidential career discussion. Did you know? Abacus is NI’s only Highly Rated Recruiter with 4.5 Stars for customer satisfaction (Independent review site Feefo).

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