Practice Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Now Careers
Location
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
16 Jun 2017
Closes
16 Jul 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Practice Accounts Assistant required

Pontypridd area

Salary of £20,000 to £25,000 per annum

Permanent

The Accounts Assistant role is offering a competitive salary, progression within the team and study support if required.

The Accounts Assistant duties will be:

• Working closely with clients to ensure accurate bookkeeping is carried out including:

o Sales ledger and purchase ledger processing

o Bank reconciliations

o VAT returns

o PAYE/NIC reconcilaitons

• Preparing management accounts

o Month end and year end processing

o Journals - both preparing and processing

o Preparation of month end reports

o Preparation of summary (quarterly) management accounts and commentary

• Preparing year end accounts

o Preparing accounts to trial balance including all reconciliations

o Preparation and review of statutory accounts.

The successful candidate must have:

• Qualified to AAT level or equivalent as a minimum or qualified by experience

• Must have substantial accounting experience commensurate with the role, and good IT skills including Sage Accounts 50 and Microsoft package

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills

• Strong interpersonal skills

• Self-motivated

• Driving licence.

The following would also be desirable:

• Experience of dealing with clients directly

• Knowledge of Xero

• Use of IRIS Accounts Production within a practice environment

• Audit experience

Remuneration

• commensurate with experience;

• normal hours of work are 35 per week, to be worked from 9.00am to 5.00pm, although some flexibility will be considered; and

• 20 days annual leave.