Accounts Assistant

Romsey - Permanent

£23,000 to 25,000 Per Year


Accounts Assistant – Temporary to Permanent – Full Time – Office Based.

This is a great opportunity to enhance your accounting skills, whilst undertaking a variety of financial administration tasks as part of a centralised accounts team. 

Due to recent growth through acquisition, our client is seeking an Accounts Assistant on a temporary basis from the beginning of December .This role commences as a three-month temporary contract with a substantial opportunity to transition into a permanent position, based on the demonstration of exceptional performance and alignment with the company’s values.

As Accounts Assistant you will undertake the following tasks;

  • Processing and recording daily financial transactions
  • Maintaining the purchase ledger, matching, batching and coding of purchase invoices
  • Responding to customer account related queries
  • Collaborating with other departments to ensure accuracy and completeness of financial records
  • Reconciling bank statements
  • Maintaining accurate records using accounting software. 
  • Producing  statements for customers
  • Managing the accounting email inbox and handling queries

Company Overview

  • A well established business with operations across the UK, the office in Romsey is the hub for accounting, HR and operational support staff. 
  • Working as part of a friendly and experienced team you will be well supported within your role and be presented with opportunities to learn new skills.


  • Competitive salary, 25 days holidays increases with length of service, AAT study support, pension and company discounts.


  • Located between Southampton and Romsey; you will require your own transport. Free parking is available onsite. 

August Clarke is acting as a recruitment agency. We operate an equal opportunities policy of treating all employees, clients and candidates equally regardless of race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, national origin, religion or belief, gender, sexual orientation, , age, marital or civil partnership status or disability. Due to the high volume of CVs received we do not provide individual feedback on applications. If you are not contacted within 5 working days of submitting your CV please assume your application has been unsuccessful. For further feedback please contact us directly.