NC Associates

Accounts Assistant// Chester// Competitive Salary// Growing Company

£22,000 – £25,000 a year

My client based in Chester City Centre are looking for a full-time experienced Accounts Assistant to join their expanding, successful company. The successful candidate will join a small yet busy accounts team at the company head office in Chester. I am looking for a highly motivated individual with previous Accounts experience who possesses exceptional organisational skills.

Main Duties

  • Assisting and preparing accounts to draft accounts stage.
  • Bank & cash reconciliations
  • Preparation & processing of VAT returns.
  • All aspects of accounts payable including payment runs.
  • All aspects of accounts receivable & credit control.
  • Assisting with year end procedures and liaising with external accountants.
  • Other ad-hoc duties relating to the running of the office.


  • Preparing accounts to trial balance essential.
  • Excellent communication skills both written & verbal.
  • An organised & flexible multi-tasker.
  • The ability to tackle problems systematically and work under own initiative.
  • Highly competent IT skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook).

What’s on Offer

  • The successful applicant will be based at the company’s head office in Chester.
  • Full time permanent position -Monday – Friday – 40 hours per week
  • Salary £22,000 – £25,000 depending on experience.
  • Holiday entitlement is 20 days per year plus Public Holidays. Rising to 25 days after 1 year of continuous employment.
  • Auto enrolment pension scheme