Accounts Assistant Vacancy

Northcote is part of one of the most reputable hospitality groups in the UK and our careers stand out from the rest. With tailored personal training and development this could be the perfect opportunity if you are looking to kick start your career in Accountancy & Finance.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Liaise with external auditors and assisting the audit process
  • Assist the implementation of the high-level credit control strategy
  • Assist in the production and analysis of the annual budget
  • Analysis of weekly cash forecasting
  • Daily revenue reporting
  • Report of KPIs with review and comments (stock/credit control/margins/overheads)
  • Production and review of month end accounts
  • Production of overheads analysis
  • Production of VAT returns and analytical review
  • Production of monthly balance sheet reconciliation files with comments and analysis
  • Bank reconciliations
  • General purchase ledger (collating and entering invoices, reconciling statements)
  • Manage technical accounting issues (regulations/policies update)
  • Be part of the internal control framework, for example, ensuring that new vendor accounts are set up and then maintaining appropriately
  • Generate/process/reconcile purchase orders
  • Stock management and costings

Main Requirements and Competencies

  • BA Hons, preferably in areas related to finance and controlling
  • Languages: fluent in English (written and spoken) is a prerequisite
  • You demonstrate genuine interest in our business and are eager to discover and learn more
  • Strong interpersonal, collaboration and communication skills
  • High level of Excel knowledge creating and building formulas
  • You are a team player and an agile learner
  • You are willing to push yourself out of your comfort zone
  • Proactive and committed mind set

You will receive:

  • Individual coaching and support;
  • Individual mentoring from the Finance Controller to progress your career

Company Benefits

  • 50% Group discount on F&B throughout The Stafford Collection
  • Educational qualifications and career progression training paid by the company
  • Discounted group hotel stays
  • Pride of Britain Hotel discount
  • Meals provided on duty
  • Workwear laundering service

Hours of work

40 hours


£21,000 – £24,000 dependent on experience

Please email your CV to [email protected]