Accounts Assistant - Western Toyota Newbridge

 40 hours   Edinburgh   Full Time

Accounts Assistant

Western Toyota, Newbridge

Salary up to £21,000

Thank you for your interest in working with Eastern Western Motor Group. We work with some of the world’s best loved brands. If you haven’t already, please browse around our company website and immerse yourself in our company’s history and read up on our brands. As we start to drive your aspirations to accessing a career here with us at Eastern Western Motor Group, you will really get to understand just why our staff and customers are indeed so passionate about all things Eastern Western!

This is an amazing opportunity to work for a family run company who value their employees and in return provide state of the art working facilities, competitive salary packages, benefits and industry leading training. We work with 14 brands across 37 sites with just over 1500 employees.

What does the job entail?

  • Accurate Maintenance of cash book
  • Accurate maintenance of sales, purchase, vehicle and nominal ledgers in respect of cash transactions
  • Ensure the application of Group accounting policies and procedures
  • Control and maintenance of petty cash
  • Compilation of ad hoc cheques as necessary
  • Preparation of year end audit schedules
  • General filling and other housekeeping tasks
  • Assist with the opening and distribution of Mail
  • Maintenance of credit control process
  • Compilation of daily Branch banking
  • Production of daily bank report
  • Daily reconciliation of bank accounts
  • Liaise with debt recovery agencies
  • Maintenance of new credit applications
  • Assistance with any other task as directed

What are we looking for?

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills and team orientation
  • Financial Awareness
  • Problem solving and decision making skills 
  • Committed to providing high quality work
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • PC literate
  • Educated to Standard Grade level, including English and Maths. Preferably AAT qualified or working towards an AAT qualification.

In addition, we offer first class employee benefits scheme such as:

  • Employee discount scheme with 1600 high street/online retailers
  • Option to staff savings scheme
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Excellent discounts on new and used car purchases
  • Company pension
  • 30 days annual leave which increases with length of service
  • Training/Career development
  • Family days out
  • Life assurance
  • Staff Intro referral scheme

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As an Eastern Western Motor Group employee you will get a range of benefits, including:

Discounts on new and used vehicles

Discounts on parts and servicing

Contributory pension scheme

Fantastic discounts at a host of retailers