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Job Overview

Accounts Assistant – Knowsley – PERMANENT – £25k


Forrest Recruitment LTD are seeking to recruit an Accounts Assistant to join a well-established company in Knowsley, due to continued growth & expansion. This role presents a great opportunity to utilise and develop your skills in Credit Control, Purchase Ledger, and general accounts.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Receiving and processing of purchase invoices.
  • Ensuring invoices are costed accurately.
  • Verifying, matching, and placing of purchase orders.
  • Maintaining accurate reconciliations of customer and supplier accounts.
  • Dealing with any supplier/invoice queries in a fast and efficient manner.
  • Assisting with month-end closing activities.
  • Maintaining accurate paper and electronic records.
  • Chasing high value debts by telephone and email.
  • Taking payments over the phone.
  • Answering incoming calls and emails and assisting with general queries, producing management reports, coordinating payment plans.


  • Previous experience in Purchase Ledger, Credit Control, or similar Accounts role.
  • Previous experience of working in a fast-paced office environment.
  • Experience in the use of Microsoft Office packages and Sage.
  • Self–motivated, organised and attention-to-detail.

For further information about this opportunity please call Emily or Siobhan at Forrest Recruitment for a confidential discussion – 0151 255 0565. Alternatively, please forward your CV for immediate consideration, I look forward to hearing from you.


Please note that due to the high volume of applications we receive, only those successfully shortlisted for the role will be personally contacted.


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