Catalyst Recruitment - People + Progress

Assistant Accountant

£26,000 to £27,000 / Blyth / Oct 15, 2023

Assistant Accountant

Established over 50 years ago, our client is a Northumberland-based manufacturer and retailer of bespoke products for the home.  We are looking for an experienced Assistant Accountant to join its small team to cover maternity leave.

Your main responsibilities as Assistant Accountant will include:

  • Sales & Purchase ledger maintenance
  • Bank and other account reconciliations
  • Wages calculation and some HR related administration
  • Liaising with clients and suppliers
  • Supplier payments
  • Updating and maintaining records, general administration and other ad hoc duties

As Assistant Accountant you’ll need:


  • Previous experience in a similar role such as Assistant Accountant or Accounts Assistant is essential
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • A strong, well-organised and flexible approach


  • Salary up to £27,000 per annum
  • To maximise pay/rewards, you must possess all outlined experience, skills, knowledge and qualifications
  • On-site parking
  • Staff discount
  • This is a full time, 6m fixed term contract
  • Monday to Friday, 9am – 5pm
  • Office based

Please note: High levels of interest mean we will only contact you if your application is shortlisted and this will happen within five working days. You must also be eligible to work in the UK.

Assistant Accountant, Blyth

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