Accounts Assistant – Tewkesbury. £25/30k doe

Our National Tewkesbury client has a vacancy for an experienced Accounts Assistant to join their well-established company. This is a varied full-time permanent role covering all aspects of Accounting functions; hours  9-5.30pm . Previous experience of working in a similar role and SAGE 50 experience is essential along with AAT level 3 or 4.



  • Raising daily sales invoices and sending customers statements.
  • Setting up and maintaining accurate customer accounts including credit checking for new customers and liaising with HMRC
  • Processing purchase ledger invoices
  • Liaising with customers in a professional manner to sort out any queries.
  • Credit Control - following up overdue payments and requesting payment date
  • Supplier Statements - checking invoices on the ledger agree with supplier statements
  • Assisting with weekly Payroll via SAGE 50 payroll; adding new starters, payslips and Bacs payments
  • VAT submissions
  • Bank reconciliation and notifying sales depart of payments received
  • Liaising with the company accountant on all aspect of accounts

Essential Experience

  • Experienced in all areas of accounting functions
  • Sage 50 Accounts (essential)
  • AAT level 3 or 4 qualified

Person Specification

  • Team player capable of accepting responsibility and able to use own initiative
  • Excellent telephone manner with ability to build strong rapport with customers
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • High attention to detail and ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work unsupervised

Salary £25/30k depending on experience.

To apply for this role please email an up to date CV.

First Choice Recruitment are a privately owned independent Recruitment service provider, we act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and as an employment business for temporary recruitment. Our service is a free and confidential service to work seekers

We are specialists in the following employment sectors in Gloucestershire, Worcestershire and Herefordshire


PA/Secretarial Customer Service Project Management Accounts/Finance


Recruitment & Employment Confederation

HR IT/Technical Sales/marketing Engineering
Administration Buyer/Procurement Officer Office Junior/Trainee Warehouse/Assembly
Management/Supervisor Reception Accountant Technician

First Choice Recruitment, 62 High Street, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 5BJ Telephone 01684 295400