Accounts Assistant (1 Year Fixed term contract)

£20,000 - £25,000 per annum plus benefits
19 Mar 2018
18 Apr 2018
Subway .
Qualification Level
Not qualified, Part qualified
Contract Type

Hays Accountancy & Finance are excited to be working with Subway who are a global US organisation and have a turnover of £500m in the UK and their Head Office is based in Cambridge. Due to continued business growth they are seeking an Accounts Assistant to join their team on a 1 year fixed term contract. Subway began as a single submarine sandwich shop in 1965 and has now grown to more than 40,000 restaurants in over 100 countries. For three consecutive years, SUBWAY® restaurants has been identified as the “Most Buzzed About Brand” in the YouGov Brand Index rankings. 

As the Accounts Assistant you will be working for the largest fast food restaurant in the world – Subway. This position will be on a 1 year fixed term contract initially, with the potential to progress in to a permanent role for the right candidate. You will report to the Accounting Invoice Manager and your main duties will include manual sales ledger invoices, royalty refunds and looking after the tax analysis spreadsheets. You will work closely with the finance team to support the record review process and support them with any ad hoc duties as requested.

To be successful in this role you must have 1-2 years finance experience of working in a finance department and be studying towards your AAT or be AAT qualified. You will have good attention to detail and be willing to learn and have the ability to meet tight deadlines and to work under pressure.

In return Subway are offering a competitive salary and excellent benefits such as flexible working hours, free onsite parking, private health care reimbursed (50%), life insurance reimbursed (50%), 20 days plus 8 days bank holiday and a company pension. For more information about the role and organisation please visit:

Or for an informal discussion please contact Zara Newman who is the retained consultant working in partnership with Subway.