Accounts Assistant | Luxury Furniture Business | Manchester


Accounts Assistant | Luxury Furniture Business | Manchester

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    Manchester, Greater Manchester
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    £25000 — £30000
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    Accounts Assistant | Fast Growth Luxury Furniture Business | Manchester

    Harmonic are delighted to be working with a fast-growth luxury furniture business in their search for an Accounts Assistant to join their expanding team. In this role, you will have a unique opportunity to develop new skills and progress whilst having fantastic guidance from an experienced Financial Controller.

    You will be responsible for all elements of transactional finance with an initial focus on accounts payable as well as assisting other members of the finance team with ad hoc responsibilities. Due to the small team size, there are fantastic career progression opportunities. Long-term, the right candidate will be able to take on further responsibility including the management accounts and cash flow forecasting.

    Based from their brand new architecturally designed office space, this is a fantastic opportunity to join a business which has established itself as one of the big names within the industry but has retained its start-up feel. You will be part of a close-knit team who enjoy socialising outside of work together including company socials including cocktail nights, karaoke and pub quizzes!


    * Approving, processing, and sending invoices
    * Maintaining the accounts payable ledger
    * Processing international payments
    * Updating the database and accounting software
    * Assisting the Accounts Receivable function including communicating with clients and suppliers
    * Monitoring the finance inbox
    * Assisting the Finance Manager with month-end duties

    What we need to see (Essential):

    * At least 12-18 months in a finance assistant/accounts assistant role
    * Previous experience in a luxury goods business
    * Accountancy and Finance degree
    * Excellent communication skills
    * Confident, approachable, positive and proactive attitude
    * Strong organisational skills

    What we'd like to see (Bonus):

    * The ability to work under pressure and to use your initiative
    * Previous experience in design or interiors business
    * A genuine interest in design

    Salary: £25,000- £30,000 + benefits

    Start date: ASAP

    Location: Manchester

    If this role is of interest, please apply online. Due to the high volume of applications we are receiving, if you have not heard back from us, please assume your application was unfortunately unsuccessful on this occasion.

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