Accounts Assistant


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Looking to gain experience within Accounting? Keep on reading!

We have a rare opportunity for a full time Accounts Assistant to join our Bath Studio on a 6-month fixed term contract. There may also be the potential for this to be extended or made permanent.

You will sit within our Finance Department who are a friendly, approachable, and close-knit team.

Your role, day to day, will report into our Finance Manager alongside working closely with the rest of the team. You will support in:

* Managing the Purchase Ledger
* Obtaining approval of purchase invoices from budget holders
* Updating credit card and expenses
* Reconciling petty cash
* Assisting in preparing twice monthly supplier runs
* Dealing with general purchase ledger enquiries

There will also be exposure to areas of sales ledger, including the updating of sales invoices and system reconciliations.
This role is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking to gain experience within accounting and work within in a collaborative and supportive team.
As this is a data entry level role, we are not looking for heaps of experience but someone who is comfortable with numbers, has great attention to detail, self-motivated, enthusiastic and an excellent team player. Previous accounting knowledge and experience of Sage 200 would be advantageous but not essential.

So, if this role sounds of interest, we would love to hear from you!

We would like to hold interviews as soon as possible to allow time for a good handover and necessary training.

Salary up to £22,000 per annum dependent on experience plus excellent benefits (and free lunch!)

The role will initially be based in our Bath Studio 5 days a week while you are going through training however, there will be the opportunity to work 2 days a week at home once training has been completed and you are comfortable in the role.


We are a progressive and ethical architectural practice. We design with empathy for the human condition, with science for sustainable outcomes, and with art for crafting beautiful place. The range of our architectural work is extremely broad and includes housing, universities, creative reuse and schools.

With over 40 years of practice, we now have four offices around the UK. We remain committed to the social and cultural values which underpin our design approach. Our studios are an open and social environment and inspiring places to work, with breaktimes focused on growing strong social bonds. We offer a supportive and inclusive working environment, where professional and personal development is encouraged.

We offer free lunches, fresh fruit, Employee Assistance Programme, dedicated Mental Health First Aiders along with a host of other benefits. FCBStudios is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all members of the community.

We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive; only applicants shortlisted for interview will be contacted.