Accountant Assistant

Urgent Vacancy Jobs in Birmingham For Accountant Assistant
Job Description
Jobs in Birmingham, We are searching for a motivated Accountant Assistant who is an excellent multitasker with exceptional communication and time management skills. Accountant Assistants can expect to assist the Accountant department with data entry, processing, and recording transactions, updating the ledger, assisting with audits or fact-checking, and preparing budgets and reports.
You should be thorough, accurate, and honest with good bookkeeping skills. To be a successful Accountant Assistant, you should have an understanding of basic Accountant principles and proficiency with computers and software, such as MS Excel or Quickbooks. You should be trustworthy, efficient, and organized.
Accounting assistants support the accounting deparment with their day-to-day functions by performing entry-level accounting duties. The primary work focus for accounting assistants is on accounts receivable and accounts payable. In addition, they help with collections, billing, audits, and journal entries.
Accounting Assistants support the Accounting department by performing clerical tasks, including processing and recording transactions, preparing reports and budgets, fielding communications with clients and vendors, fact-checking, filing, and other duties, as needed.
Job Details

Hiring Organization
Platform Housing Group Limited

Post Name
Accountant Assistant

Any Graduate


Employment Type
Full Time

Work Hours
8 Hours

GBP 20 To GBP 25 Per Hour

Solihull, England, United Kingdom B37 7YD

About Organization
Platform Housing Group (PHG) brings together Waterloo Housing and Fortis Living. The group is one of the largest housing associations in the Midlands, with around 1,200 staff, over 120,000 customers and 45,000 homes from Herefordshire in the West to the Lincolnshire coast in the East, and from the Derbyshire Dales in the North to the Cotswolds in the South.
PHG has a strong social purpose and works to deliver quality homes and services that bring tangible and positive differences to local homes, lives and communities. “Platform Housing Group owns and manages 46,000 homes across the Midlands, with a portfolio that includes social and affordable rent and shared ownership houses.
The group has G1 governance and V1 financial viability ratings from the Regulator of Social Housing and a Standard and Poor’s A+ rating. Our Vision is to make a difference by enabling better lives through building better homes, and Our Mission is to build a better future by investing in affordable homes, services and communities.
Job Responsibilities For Jobs in Birmingham

Providing support to the Accounting Department.
Performing basic office tasks, such as filing, data entry, answering phones, processing the mail, etc.
Handling communications with clients and vendors via phone, email, and in-person.
Processing transactions, issuing checks, and updating ledgers, budgets, etc.
Preparing financial reports.
Assisting with audits, fact checks, and resolving discrepancies.

Job Requirements For Jobs in Birmingham

Familiarity with basic accounting principles.
Professional manner and a strong ethical code.
Ability to multitask and remain motivated and positive.
Commitment to working efficiently and accurately.

Job Skills For Jobs in Birmingham

Knowledge of basic bookkeeping procedures.
Familiarity with finance regulations.
Good math skills and the ability to spot numerical errors.
Hands-on experience with MS Excel and accounting software (e.g. QuickBooks)
Organization skills.
Ability to work as part of a team and take direction accurately.
Proficiency with computers and bookkeeping software, strong typing skills.
Exceptional time management and verbal and written communication skills.
Analytical thinker and problem solver.
Competent IT skills, particularly proficiency with spreadsheet software.
High level of accuracy.
Extremely organised in a manner that is easily read by others.

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