Accounts Assistant

Location: Worcester

Rate of pay: £20,000-£21,000 pa

Ref: TR0360

The Role:

We are looking to recruit an Accounts Assistant on a permanent basis. For this position previous accounts sector experience is required and the successful candidate is likely to be AAT part qualified.

Reporting to the Senior Service Charge Accountant, this role has responsibility for the delivery of certain financial aspects of the service charge management product offered by Mainstay.

This includes extensive liaison with the Estates Management team and some external client contact.


  • Establishing new business client account data
  • Developing service charge models
  • Preparing service charge budgets
  • Production of annual accounts
  • Liaising with Estates management team
  • Maintenance of QUBE database

Person Specification:

  • Previous experience working in a finance environment
  • Part qualified AAT
  • Previous experience of the property sector or service charge accounting would be an advantage
  • Ability to rapidly gain a good understanding of unfamiliar computing systems
  • PC literate and ideally with good knowledge of MS Excel
  • Analytical skills, accompanied by an attention to detail
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Enthusiastic team player
  • Keen to take responsibility and use initiative
  • Effective communicator who enjoys contact with non-finance staff and external contacts
  • Professional approach to dealing with both internal and external clients


We recognise that our colleagues often go that extra mile in their daily roles to ensure our clients and customers receive an exceptional service. We like to reward our staff for their commitment and dedication.We are continually evolving and improving our employee benefits to make sure we offer something for everyone.

In addition to the standard salary and holiday allowance we offer:

  • 38 hour working week, flexibly arranged within each team
  • Pension
  • Life Assurance
  • Critical Illness Cover (on passing probation)
  • Additional day off for your birthday
  • Additional holiday for long service at five and ten years
  • Discount voucher scheme for deals on days out, travel, special events, cinema and restaurants
  • Cycle purchase loan scheme
  • Free tea, coffee and squash

Job Type: Full-time

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