General Accounts/Sales Assistant

  • Location
    Colchester, Essex
  • Salary
    £ 20000 - £ 22000 / Year
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Admin and Secretarial
  • External Reference
  • Category
    Office and Secretarial - Administrative Assistant

A modern and growing business on the outskirts of Colchester are looking for a General Accounts/Sales Assistant to join their small, friendly team.

The ideal candidate will need to have excellent telephone manner and able to organise and prioritise their workload.


  • Answering incoming phone calls and making outbound phone calls

  • Managing email inbox

  • General administrative and office duties

  • Assisting with invoicing and receipting customers

  • Providing excellent customer service to new and existing customers

Skills and Attributes:

  • Able to work well within a small team

  • Excellent telephone manner

  • Good communication skills

  • Able to work well under pressure


  • 20 holidays + bank holidays

  • Bonus scheme

  • Work events

  • Free on-site parking

The salary for this role is £20000+ dependant on experience. Monday - Friday, 9am - 5:30pm with one hour lunch and every other Saturday 9am-5pm.

Own transport is necessary for this role due to location.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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To speak to a recruitment expert please contact Penny Thompson