Accounts Assistant

Location
Manchester
Salary
£18500 per annum
Posted
26 Dec 2016
Closes
23 Jan 2017
Ref
AAJ-11435
Sectors
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an Accounts Assistant to join our company who specialise in providing a marketplace for vehicle servicing, maintenance and repairs. The role is based at our Spinningfields office in Manchester and the successful Accounts Assistant will join the innovative company to earn £18,500 per annum, depending on experience. 

The successful candidate will be responsible for writing accounting practices and run the company’s accounts function.  As an Accounts Assistant, your main duties and responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:
  • Managing VAT returns
  • Preparation of self-assessment tax returns
  • Preparation of year end accounts
  • Dealing with client’s emails/calls
  • Face to face meetings with clients
  • Card Processing back office
  • Book Keeping processing utilising software such as Xero
  • Monthly Payroll
  • Credit Control
  • Petty cash
  • Bank reconciliation
  • General day to day business administration

To be considered for the Accounts Assistant position, you must be AAT qualifies with demonstrable experience in a similar role. In addition, you must possess the following key skills and experience:
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills including Word and Excel
  • Strong organisational skills
  • Focused with the ability to multi-task and manage workload
  • Great attention to detail with ability to produce accurate work
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Confident with positive attitude
  • Ability to form positive working relationships
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills
  • Ability to be discreet, with an understanding that confidentiality is essential
If you’re interested in this fantastic opportunity to become an Accounts Assistant based in Manchester, please apply by submitting your CV and cover letter detailing your relevant skills and qualifications for the role.