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Accounts Assistant


Job Description:

An exciting and varied role has become available for a Corporate Accounts Assistant to join this well established Sussex based Property company. They are seeking a skilled and detail-oriented Corporate Accounts Assistant to join their finance team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in corporate accounting and hands-on experience with Xero, a cloud-based accounting software.

Corporate Accounts assistant Benefits

  • £26k - £30k basic
  • Monday – Friday role.
  • Unrivalled working environment and team.
  • Work place pension
  • Opportunity of some hybrid working after initial training period
  • Onsite parking


Corporate Accounts Assistant duties



  • Record and reconcile financial transactions accurately using Xero.
  • Maintain organised and up-to-date financial records.
  • Process invoices, receipts, and payments.
  • Ensure timely and accurate payments to suppliers.
  • Monitor accounts receivable and follow up on outstanding payments.
  • Reconcile bank statements and resolve any discrepancies.
  • Monitor cash flow and report any issues to the Head of Finance.
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports.
  • Generate and analyse financial statements using Xero.


Corporate accounts assistant experience requires

  • Proven experience as an Accounts Assistant or similar role.
  • Experience dealing with intercompany transactions an advantage.
  • AAT level 3 or equivalent
  • Solid understanding of corporate accounting principles.
  • Proficient in using Xero accounting software.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Excellent organisational and time-management skills.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Familiarity with relevant accounting regulations.


Magnus James is a specialist recruiter for the property industry and covers the following areas, New Homes, Residential Lettings, Estate Agents, Property Management and Block Management.


  • Job Type

    Permanent, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Accountancy