What does an Accounts Assistant do?

Account representatives find, create, and maintain customer accounts and serve as the primary point of contact between clients and organizations. They communicate regularly with clients and address their concerns, keeping track of transactions and payments. Account representatives collaborate with several departments to manage client accounts, and they must multitask between several roles.

Account representatives stay up-to-date with current and prospective company accounts, monitor client communication, respond to calls or emails, create company invoices, and record all client transactions. They maintain records for client accounts and audit them regularly and collaborate with various departments to better serve client needs, including accounting and marketing. They search for, pitch, and attain new client accounts and sell additional products and services to existing clients. Account representatives need a bachelor's degree in marketing, sales, business, or related fields.

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Avg. Experience2-4 years

Accounts Assistant Salaries

Average Base Pay

₹18,243 /month
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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₹12T
Median: ₹18T
₹31T
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Accounts Assistant Career Path

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Assistant Account Representative
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Account Representative IV
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Accounts Assistant Insights

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Sundberg America Sundberg America
Strategic Account Representative
29 Jul 2020

“I have built relationships with highly professional and respectable individuals who have helped foster my own professional and personal growth.”

theITSupportCentertheITSupportCenter
Client Account Representative
19 Jan 2022

“I have always enjoyed working with people and the teamwork here at theITSupportCenter is really strong.”

EpsilonEpsilon
Account Management Specialist
17 Nov 2020

“Epsilon provides great training and resources to teach you everything you need to know about the industry.”

Super Micro Computer, Inc. (Supermicro)Super Micro Computer, Inc. (Supermicro)
Account Representative
23 Nov 2020

“your success can be heavily dependent on how well your team functions; grateful I had a good team”

State FarmState Farm
Account Specialist
1 Nov 2019

“There is great work life balance in that you are not pressured to work overtime constantly.”

Used Clothing ExportsUsed Clothing Exports
Account Assistant
9 Oct 2020

“But yes ! at the end of the month or two you will be a good house helper.”

Herc RentalsHerc Rentals
Customer Account Specialist
2 Oct 2019

“The pros of working at Herc Rentals are the amazing people you get to work along side with.”

Social High RiseSocial High Rise
Social Media Account Specialist
28 Feb 2020

“Working at Social High Rise was a great learning experience for me in my professional career.”

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