Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Hiring People
Location
Telford
Salary
£22k per year
Posted
10 Sep 2018
Closes
08 Oct 2018
Ref
AL03
Contact
Hiring People
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assistant Accountant

A vehicle Finance Brokerage, are looking for a dynamic Assistant Accountant who is up for a challenge.

The Assistant Accountant position is offering great long-term prospects for the right candidate. Reporting to and in support of the Finance Director. The primary responsibilities of the Assistant Accountant will be for the day-to-day transactional accounting duties. You will also be involved in all accounting aspects of the month end.

You key duties as the Assistant Accountant are as follows:-

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for company accounts payable and receivable functions
  • Raise and issue sales invoices
  • Cash allocations and Credit Control
  • Processing purchase ledger and supplier payments
  • Bank and credit card reconciliations
  • Wages
  • Quarterly VAT returns
  • Nominal ledger and journal postings
  • Preparation of accruals and prepayments
  • Assist with cash flow preparation
  • Support the Finance Director with ad hoc duties as required.

Person Specification

The typical qualities of the successful candidate will be:

  • Forward thinking, focused on system and reporting improvements,
  • Driven and Ambitious with the ability to manage change.
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Accounts packages Sage 50 Accounts & Sage 50 Payroll
  • They will have at least AAT level 4 and 2 years’ experience in a similar position.

Additional Details:

Hours: 9:00 to 5:30 Monday to Friday

Holidays: 20days + stats

Salary: £22kpa + Study

About the company

Our client was established in 1990 and is now one the UK’s leading providers of vehicle leasing. Throughout this time they have established a reputation for providing competitive prices whilst not compromising on service and are proud members of the BVRLA. They have exciting plans for the coming year and have an opportunity for an enthusiastic person to join their team.

How to apply

If you wish to be considered for this role click ‘apply’. 

You must be eligible to work in the UK.

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