Senior Accounts Assistant - Basildon

Accountancy & Finance, Automotive
£20,000 to £26,000 Per Annum
Contract Type:

The Role:

An opportunity has arisen for a Senior Accounts Assistant to join an established motor trade business, based around the outskirts of Basildon. 

Our client, a well-established new and used franchise car dealership, is actively seeking an experienced Accounts Assistant who is now seeking the next step in their career. Working as part of a team, supporting the Dealership Accountant, the ideal Senior Accounts Assistant will be responsible but not limited to the following duties:

**Study Support Offered For The Successful Applicant – After Successful Probation**


Assisting the Management Accountant with the monthly accounts prep - Eventually progressing to producing the monthly accounts themselves

Trial balance sheet reconciliation

Accruals and Prepayments

Preparing monthly financial reports

Calculating salary and commissions

Meeting with senior members of staff to review monthly accounts and discuss any possible amendments

Liaising and supporting members of staff


Minimum 2 years’ accounts experience

Knowledge and experience in using CDK/ Kerridge systems preferred

Motor trade experience (desirable not essential)

AAT studier preferred 

The Package:

Monday to Friday 9.00am – 6.00pm (1-hour lunch break)

Starting salary of £20,000 - £26,000 (Experience Dependant)

Superb company benefits

If you believe you have the necessary knowledge, experience and enthusiasm to succeed in this position, then we would like to hear from you.

To apply for the role of Senior Accounts Assistant and find out more details, please forward your CV to Sam Langford, or call 02380 016174 in strict confidence.