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Are you looking for an opportunity to work in a market-leading company? If the answer is yes, Banham Security is recruiting for an Accounts Assistant to join the Finance team.

Who are we?

Banham is a family-owned; family-run business that has been providing security solutions since 1926. We operate throughout the South East of England offering a comprehensive service on all aspects of physical and electronic security.   Most important, however, are the people who make up Banham. Our dedicated employees live and breathe collaboration; they inspire and learn from each other.  Employers who began their Banham careers as trainees now head up our key departments, and we are proud to foster a working environment that encourages staff to stay with us for many years.  

 

What are we looking for?

An experienced Accounts Assistant to; support Customer Service team with sales invoice related queries; Support Credit Control team in issuing statements, payment reminders, and cash collections; Update customer accounts with correct information and ensure service contracts are set up correctly; Process payments by setting up and seeing through to the direct debit collection process.

Skills:

  • Experience in Accounts and Sales Ledger
  • Understanding of accounting principles
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Excellent interpersonal skills – to communicate effectively with customers, external contacts and staff in all areas of the business
  • Intermediate Excel skills and Outlook
  • Previous Sage accounting software experience preferred but not essential
  • Ability to work with tight deadlines and able to prioritise

Personal Attributes:

  • Flexible and adaptable to changing working requirements
  • Organised and methodical
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Passion to learn and develop in their role
  • Positive 'can do' attitude
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Confident and willing to work to a high calibre
  • Comfortable working under pressure in a busy environment and able to multi-task

 

What will you get in return? 

You will be entitled to a highly competitive salary and a great range of benefits including: 

  • We provide an employee assistance programme (EAP). EAP gives our employees access to a 24/7 free, confidential advice service for help with personal and professional problems, which could be affecting your home life or work life, health and general wellbeing.  This benefit also extends to your family.
  • Personal Accident Insurance Scheme - Accidents at work and outside of work are both covered, including personal attacks and sport-related injuries
  • Private medical insurance
  • Auto-enrolment into our generous pension scheme
  • Annual season ticket loan & Banham interest-free loan
  • Cycle to work & Tech scheme
  • Training and development opportunities
  • Free weekly yoga sessions
  • Company equipment tailored to your role (laptop, mobile and additional screens)
  • Up to 40% off Banham products
  • Banham Social events – Summer BBQ’s on the terrace; annual Christmas Party with a sit-down meal
  • Charity events throughout the year – Banham are proud to be working with The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity and sponsoring The Banham Marsden March, since 2010 over £13 million has been raised to make a difference for patients across the UK and the world for The Royal Marsden.
  • Recruitment referral bonus fees 

If you share our values and have the drive and enthusiasm to help us fulfil our vision, of significant growth, we would love to hear from you. Please see below to Apply now to register your interest.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!

Department

Head Office - Earlsfield

Earlsfield
SW18 4EX London Directions View page

Family Values

The Banham family, staff and our customers are now in their fourth generation. Skills continue to be passed down from senior to junior members of staff, often from the same families, and employees that began as trainee locksmiths are now division leads. Our family values extend throughout our business, and together with our academy and apprenticeships, we continue to invest in the security experts of the future. 

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