Accounts Assistant - Essex

Up to £23k - Accounts
Ref: 2540 Date Posted: Monday 02 Aug 2021
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Our client, an independent car dealership in the Chelmsford area is currently looking to recruit and Accounts Assistant to join their Accounts Department. The basic salary on offer is up to £23k depending on experience. This role would suit someone just starting their career in Accounts.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Review and reconcile debtors, and carry out credit control procedures;
  • Assist with various monthly balance sheet reconciliations;
  • Cashiering responsibilities (banking and petty cash);
  • Assist the management teams by resolving any accounting queries;
  • Report discrepancies to the relevant departmental managers;
  • Pass all authorised and coded invoices on a timely basis;


  • Part or fully AAT qualified (or other accounting qualification);
  • Experience of working within a similar role;
  • Strong Microsoft skills;
  • The ability to reconcile data in an efficient manner;
  • Attention to detail and accuracy;
  • Competent IT skills including excel and word;
  • Highly organised with ability to time manage;
  • Ability to work well under pressure, schedule work appropriately and show initiative to improve procedures where appropriate

Working Hours: 37.5hrs per week (8.30am to 5pm or 9am to 5.30pm, Monday to Friday)

For further details on this Accounts Assistant role and other jobs in the motor trade please submit your CV to Adam Curtis of ACS Automotive Recruitment Consultancy.