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Accounts Assistant

Derby, Derbyshire, United Kingdom
Competitive Salary
Closing date
May 21, 2024

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Job Role
Accounts Assistant
Contract Type
Full Time
Reed are working in partnership with a Transport company in Derbyshire and are seeking an accounts assistant to join the Finance team.

This is a full-time, temporary to permanent role and hybrid working is available.

In this role you will be responsible for Sales and Purchase Ledger Clerk duties.



  • Process and record invoices, payments, and expenses accurately and in a timely manner.
  • Verify and reconcile supplier statements to ensure accuracy of accounts payable records.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date client information in the purchase/ sales ledger systems.
  • Assist with month-end closing activities, including preparing reports and reconciling accounts.
  • Respond to client inquiries and resolve any payment discrepancies or issues.
  • Work with other departments to ensure proper coding and approval of invoices.
  • Assist with the preparation of financial reports related to accounts payable.

  • Proven experience as a purchase/ sales ledger clerk or in a similar role.
  • Experience using Sage 50/200.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy in data entry and record keeping.
  • Proficient in using MS Office applications.
  • Excellent organisational skills and ability to prioritise tasks effectively.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.


All REED temporary workers receive a competitive benefits package including
  • Online timesheets & pay management with weekly pay
  • Free Eye test vouchers
  • Holiday Pay
  • Sick Pay
  • Pension
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Retailer Discounts

If you are interested APPLY now!

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