Skye Solutions Recruitment limited
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client based in North Tyneside are looking for a Accounts Assistant to join their busy, vibrant team.

To be suitable for this role, you will ideally have between 2 and 3 years’ experience of Bookkeeping in an accountancy practise environment. Needless to say, this post requires organisation, excellent skills and the ability to work independently in a demanding office environment with tight deadlines.

  • Develops system to account for financial transactions by establishing a chart of accounts; defining bookkeeping policies and procedures.
  • Maintains subsidiary accounts by verifying, allocating and posting transactions.
  • Dealing with sales invoices, income, receipts and payments.
  • Balances Subsidiary accounts by reconciling entries.
  • Maintains general ledger.
  • Balances general ledger by preparing a trial balance; reconciling entries.
  • Maintains historical records by filing documents.
  • Enforcing adherence to requirement; filing reports; advising management on needed actions.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Must have knowledge of SAGE, IRIS XERO and other cloud based systems.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Confident telephone manner as dealing with clients on a daily basis alongside the HMRC.
  • Completing VAT returns.

This is a fulltime permanent position.

Monday - Thursday 8.45am - 5pm / Friday 9am - 4pm.