Accounts Assistant

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £26,000 - £28,000 / per annum (depending on experience)
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Accounts Assistant
  • Deadline:


We have partnered exclusively with a reputable manufacturing company based in Northampton, seeking a detail-oriented Accounts Assistant to join their finance team. This role offers a chance to engage in a broad range of financial activities and report directly to the Finance Manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • Perform accurate matching of purchase invoices with purchase orders, process invoices, and handle related queries.
  • Assist with the preparation and execution of weekly payment runs.
  • Conduct regular bank reconciliations to ensure accurate financial reporting.
  • Efficient allocation of incoming payments.
  • Carry out aged debtor analysis to monitor and manage accounts receivable.
  • Maintain and update cash flow reports daily.
  • Manage finance-related documentation and perform other administrative duties as required.

The Candidate

  • Proven experience in a fast-paced finance department.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to effectively interact with team members and external partners.
  • IT proficiency, particularly in Microsoft Excel, to manage and analyse financial data.

This role is a great opportunity for someone who thrives in a structured, supportive environment and is keen to develop their financial skills further. If you are meticulous, proactive, and ready to contribute to our financial operations, we would love to hear from you.


  • Salary: £26,000 – £28,000 per annum (depending on experience)
  • Hours: 9am – 5pm (Monday to Friday)
  • Holidays: 24 days holiday + statutory bank holidays.
  • Other Benefits: AAT study support, pension

Debbie Burbage Recruitment is committed to equal opportunities and diversity.  Candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. We are a member of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) and are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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