Accounts Assistant

Accounts Assistant


£21,000 – £23,000 DOE

Permanent – Full Time

Are you an experienced Accounts professional who is seeking a new opportunity with a market leading Estate Management Company? Are you keen to progress within a business who offers additional AAT / CIMA study support to further support your career development?

An extremely well established business in Shrewsbury, your role will be to manage a portfolio of Client accounts, utilising all elements of your AAT qualification inclusive of budget and forecasting, creating rent demands, comprehensive bookkeeping and payroll for estate employees.

What’s in it for you?

  • Basic salary of £21,000-£23,000 depending on experience
  • 25 days holiday plus your statutory bank holidays
  • Excellent career progression opportunities
  • Study support for AAT / CIMA
  • Industry leading training and development

Your new role:

  • Create rent demands and other sales invoices on a monthly basis
  • Pay cheques into bank accounts
  • Reconcile bank accounts
  • Monitor income and produce aged debtor reports to property agents
  • Bookkeeping for managed clients
  • Process approved supplier invoices onto accounting systems
  • Raise cheques and preparing dual control BACS payments to suppliers
  • Payroll for estate employees
  • Prepare VAT returns (incl Partial Exemption)
  • Prepare cash flow forecasts and reporting cash flow v actual
  • Prepare financial reports for land agents and clients
  • Prepare annual accounts information for accountants.

What you’ll need to succeed:

  • Experience within an all-round accounts / bookkeeping role
  • Attention to detail and ability to keep accurate records
  • Self-motivated and able to work unsupervised
  • Good understanding of basic accounting principles
  • Understanding of payroll
  • Understand VAT and experience of VAT returns
  • Experience of accounting packages


For more information about this vacancy, please call Lydia Johnson on 01952 621172 or email

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Application ends on October 20, 2022


  • Location Shrewsbury
  • Job category Accounts & Finance
  • Salary £23000
  • Job type Full Time, Permanent
  • Consultant Details Lydia Johnson
    01952 52 52 52
Job ID: 10112 Application ends on October 20, 2022