Accounts Assistant

Foxwood Recruitment
Newport, Gwent
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
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.