Accounts Assistant

  • Location
    Felixstowe, Suffolk
  • Salary
    £ 23000 - £ 25000 / Year
  • Job type
    Permanent
  • Industry
    Accountancy
  • External Reference
    JN-092021-207417
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant


Our established freight forwarding company based in Felixstowe are currently looking for a Accounts Assistant to join their team! We are looking for somebody with knowledge of the shipping and logistics industry so you are familiar with all the terms!



What does the role include?


This is a role where you can learn all about accounts within freight forwarding so you will get to know about everything within this department. The main duties are as follows:



  • Raising shipping line invoices

  • Marching purchases invoices with cost estimates and posting on the freight system

  • Posting payments and receipts to Sage (full training provided)

  • Filing

  • Covering other members of the department in holiday or absence



What do we need from you?



  • A desire to learn and ask questions!

  • Experience within the accounts

  • Knowledge of the shipping and logistics industry!

  • Good IT skills



What's on offer?



  • A salary of £23,000-£25,000 + a profit related bonus at the end of the year

  • Private health insurance

  • Free parking

  • Working hours of Monday-Friday, 9am-5.30pm

  • 20 days holiday, rising by 1 day every year, after 2 years of service



If you are interested, apply below and we will be in touch!

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