Accounts Assistant

An opportunity has arisen for an Accounts Assistant to work in a busy, growing Finance Department for a leading prestige used car dealership. Some previous accounts experience is necessary. Any accountancy qualifications and experience within the motor trade would be advantageous but not essential. The ideal candidate will be looking to progress their career within accounts. Training and support will be available to the right candidate.

Duties will include:

  • Posting of all bank and credit card transactions daily
  • Daily bank reconciliations
  • Reconciliation and posting of PDQ daily

Purchase Ledger

  • Supplier statement reconciliation monthly
  • Preparing supplier payment runs for approval monthly
  • Respond to supplier queries
  • Advise Financial Controller of one off supplier payments needed

Assisting with:

  • Sales Administration duties for all vehicle sales
  • Month end procedures
  • General administration tasks and ad hoc projects

Personal Qualities:

  • Strong understanding of the workings of a busy office
  • Good understanding of accountancy and book-keeping
  • Hold Level 2 AAT Certificate or related accountancy qualification
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - to be able to deal with customers and internal contacts
  • Good all round organisational skills
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Excellent Word, Excel and Computer Skills essential

9.00am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday
22 days holiday plus bank holidays

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From £22,000.00 per year


  • Your Birthday off!
  • Company events
  • Gym membership
  • On-site parking

Please send your CV to


Working Hours Monday - Friday 9.00-5.30pm
Location Prestige Cars Kent
Salary £22,000
Closing Date 30/06/2023