Business Support Advisor

Ben Johnson Recruitment
£21000/annum Benefits
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Business Support Advisor


Salary £21,000 Plus Benefits

Our Client

Our client is one of Yorkshire's largest independent firms of chartered accountants, auditors and advisors. Established over 160 years and with a team of over 100. The tailored service they provide their clients sets them apart as a leader in their field. As part of increased growth they are looking for a talented Business Support Advisor to join this talented team.

The Role

Based in York, the ideal candidate will have a strong focus on client service, working to deadlines and have good attention to detail. You will be required to work to time budgets and communicate directly with clients, as well as with the client manager internally.
Key Responsibilities

* Help-desk accounting software support for clients
* On-site and telephone support
* Assistance with implementation and set up of software for clients
* Training on accounting software
* Assistance with day to day queries
* Provide in-house accounting software support
* Preparation of management accounts for clients both in-house and on-site
* Preparation of year end non-audit accounts
* Developing and strengthening existing client relationships through proactive and professional behaviour

Skills and Experience

* Fully AAT qualified or equivalent
* GCSE Maths and English, minimum C grade (or equivalent)
* Good knowledge and experience of using Sage Line 50 and Sage Instant
* Understanding of other accounting software packages, such as Xero
* Knowledge of VAT, including different VAT schemes
* Experience of Microsoft Office
* Ability to work as part of a team and autonomously
* Ability to work to deadlines and budgets

The role will include regular travel to client premises, therefore it would be advantageous to hold a full driving licence and have your own transport.


* Competitive Salary
* Company pension scheme,
* Health care scheme
* Flexi-time
* Free on-site parking

As a well-known name within the Yorkshire Market. Ben Johnson Recruitment is professional and consultative with a focus on delivering bespoke, quality-driven recruitment solutions to clients and candidates