Accounts Assistant – Stafford, Staffordshire

Accounts Assistant

EU Automation

Stafford, Staffordshire


Accounts Assistant

Stafford, Staffordshire (UK)

Salary: £19,000 – £21,000

Job type: Full time, Permanent

Hours of work: 7.30am – 4.00pm (3pm Friday)

The Opportunity

This entry-level role would suit someone looking to start their career in Finance in our fast-paced Accounts Department. You should have a positive work ethic and be proactive by nature, developing internal and external company relationships by professional and courteous interpersonal communication.

Responsibilities of an Accounts Assistant include:

Preparing the invoicing import sheet

Sending invoices out to customers daily and responding to any customer queries

Processing refunds

Assisting in processing cash allocation across all accounts and currencies

Assisting team members with the monthly reporting process to ensure accurate and timely data is provided this will include job reconciliations and sales reconciliations.

Involvement in bank reconciliations and completing daily tasks and reporting within financial deadlines.

Participation in projects and contribute with perspectives on profitability, innovations, new business, and other matters as may be appropriate from time to time.

Aiding as required to other senior members of the team.

Requirements of an Accounts Assistant:

Related experience in a similar role is desirable

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Good organisational and administration skills

Excellent attention to detail

The ability to work under pressure and to deadlines

Proven problem-solving and analytical skills

The Benefits:

You’ll be part of a Sunday Times Fast Track 100, Profit Track and HSBC International Track company

33 days annual leave per year

Hybrid Working Policy – 2 days at home, 3 days in office

Early Friday finish to kick your weekend off early

Enhanced maternity and paternity leave

Employee Assistance Program entitling you to free financial and wellbeing advice, plus up to six free counselling sessions per year

Health Cash Plan to reclaim the costs of dental, optical, podiatry and other medical appointments

Life cover

NEST pension

Free tea and coffee

Free parking

Celebration of seasonal and life events

About EU Automation:

Our aim is to Make Manufacturing Possible by delivering fast, quality, cost effective solutions worldwide. Machines break and downtime can cost companies millions in lost revenue. EU Automation has access to a global supply of automation parts at our fingertips, ensuring that manufacturers across the world can avoid unnecessary downtime. 

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Play your part

Our increasingly diverse team are on a mission to create a culture which unites us and cultivates success. This culture is supported by four main pillars:



Our purpose is at the heart of everything we do. We put our customers needs first to provide an industry-leading service.



We move fast and change often. Adapting quickly to new ways of working makes us the best at what we do.



We will always treat every member of our diverse global team with respect, understanding and fairness.



By working together, building relationships and having fun, we will continue to make manufacturing possible.

We are proud to be an award winning organisation

We are proud to feature in the Sunday Times BDO Profit Track 100, Sunday Times HSBC International Track 2000 and Sunday Times Virgin Atlantic Fast Track 100 lists.