Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Foxwood Recruitment
Location
Newport, Gwent
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
15 Jun 2017
Closes
15 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Accounts Assistant

We’ve partnered with a Newport-based, accountancy practice with impressive credentials. Providing a wide range of high-quality finance services from audit to tax planning, our client has cemented itself as a leading firm in the region.

Based on a strong family ethos, the firm boasts its close-knit feel while also providing the support services and infrastructure commonly found in large multi-national firms. A warm and friendly environment, this is an opportunity that suits the driven individual who has a desire to grow within a progressive firm and who thrives on providing the very best client service.

What will be the main responsibilities of the Accounts Assistant?

  • Preparation of bank analysis and reconciliations.
  • Administration of fixed asset registers.
  • Payroll reconciliations.
  • Preparation of accounts up to trail balances.
  • Preparation of financial statements.
  • Data input.
  • Filling and preparation of letters.
  • VAT return processing and other tax computations.
  • General work processed required to aid workflow throughout the department.

What do you need to apply?

  • Prior experience within an Accountancy Firm (if not, ideally within a related professional industry.)
  • A professional and polite demeanour.
  • A commitment to continuous training and learning.
  • Competency in dealing with numbers.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A conscientious and proactive personality.
  • Prior experience managing accounts up-to trial balance.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office / Sage / Xero / Digita Accounts, tax and practice management.

This vacancy suits the driven accounts assistant who is eager to progress quickly within a supportive and friendly environment. A confident and personable attitude is required, ensuring that the candidate fits seamless within the welcoming, close-knit accountancy team. For more information on this attractive opportunity, get in touch with Victoria by applying below.