Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant


Very competitive Salary


Our client is a professional law firm who is looking for an Accounts Assistant to join them on a full time and permanent basis. The role of Accounts Assistant will be based in their attractive offices in the centre of Cheltenham and you will be joining a friendly and very supportive team who pride themselves on excellent service. The successful Accounts Assistant will report to the Head of Finance and will support colleagues daily within the department.

We are looking for a motivated, experienced Accounts Assistant who will assist with management accounting functions and other department duties. The role of Accounts Assistant is a newly created role within the firm and is a fantastic opportunity to progress in a busy accounts department.



  • Assist with management accounting functions and reports
  • Monthly payroll
  • Purchase Ledger
  • Assisting with Credit Control, including payments and monthly debt reports
  • Assist with calculations for end of year reports
  • Other accounting administration as required


Essential skills:

  • Solid experience of working in a similar role within a legal firm
  • Numeracy and literacy skills
  • Organised and able to prioritise workload and maintaining tidy records
  • Excellent communication skills and telephone manner
  • Strong IT and Excel experience


Desirable skills (advantageous but not essential as training will be given):

  • A professional accounting qualification (AAT, ILFM or equivalent)
  • Experience of using legal accounting software


For more information on this role, or similar roles, please contact Anna Rankin – 07840 044217 


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  • Job Category Finance
  • Job Location Cheltenham
  • Job Salary £competitive
  • Job Salary Benefits
  • Job hours Full-Time
  • Job Type Permanent
  • Job Ref JO183