Assistant Accountant

Location: Stockport/WFH Hybrid
Salary: £22,000-£24,000
Job Type: Permanent
Posted: 16/06/2022

In 2016 UK card payments exceeded cash payments for the first time. With over 469 card payments every second! – That is 14.8 billion transactions over the year. Takepayments are at the heart of this growth and with over 50,000 businesses using Takepayments for their card payments we are now handling in excess of £6billion in card transactions each year.

Takepayments are a successful, growing, Private Equity backed business meaning that as Fixed Asset Accountant you would have exposure to the senior management team and key decision makers providing them with detailed analysis in order to help steer future business decisions.

Based in Stockport (hybrid home working arrangements may be available), this role reports into the Financial Controller with the support of a wider team.  This is a fantastic opportunity for any aspirational accountant who is looking to progress their career within an exciting, fast-paced business.

Key Objectives and Deliverables:

  • Processing all purchase invoices
  • Reconciliation of purchase invoices
  • Resolve purchase invoice queries in a timely manner
  • Reconciliation of supplier statements on an ongoing basis
  • Month end closing of Purchase Ledger including control account reconciliation
  • Monthly & Weekly supplier payment runs
  • Maintain supplier relationships


Personal Skills & Attributes:

  • Previous experience of working in a finance team beneficial
  • Proficient in MS Office Excel.
  • Self-motivated, flexible attitude, highly organised.
  • Ability to prioritise own workload and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure.
  • Be passionate and driven about your career within accountancy.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.


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