Assistant Accountant

Baker Estates
Newton Abbot, Devon
28 Mar 2018
25 Apr 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Accountant

TQ12, Newton Abbot


Permanent Full Time position


At Baker Estates our vision is simple: to build exceptional homes in the most desirable locations throughout the South West. In order to meet this goal, we depend on a team of professional and passionate people. Since starting up in 2015, Baker Estates has gone from a team of just 3 people to almost 40 and each team member has been carefully selected to ensure a perfect fit within the Baker Estates family.

As the company continues to grow, we now have an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join our finance team as an assistant accountant.

Skills Required

Accounts Experience is essential, a minimum of AAT level is preferable, Excel Intermediate level, Sage 50 Professional would be an advantage.

The right candidate will be proficient at all levels and experience is essential in this role.

Responsibilities will include:

1              Support with Audit schedules

2              VAT reconciliation and preparation up to sign off stage

3              Cash forecasting and reconciliation

4              Processing, reconciliation and ownership of the sales ledger

5              Responsible for month end journals

6              Bank Reconciliations and banking requirements

7              Nominal monthly reconciliations and TB Preparation work

8              Project reporting and commercial support

9              Management company accounts, preparation and returns

10           Sage payroll

11           Processing supplier invoices

Personal Skills

  • Proactive individual focused on system and reporting improvements
  • The ability to either work independently and without supervision or as a team player
  • A responsible and hardworking approach to work
  • Demonstrable flexible and friendly approach


To apply please send a CV to Anita Southcott by clicking on the apply button.