Accountant, Dorchester

SOS Recruitment
£28000 - £32000/annum
11 Jul 2017
10 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has become available for an Accountant to work for our well-established client based in Dorchester, Dorset!

Location: Dorchester, Dorset

Hours: Monday - Friday 8.45 am - 5.00 pm

Salary: £28,000 - £32,000 per annum

Key responsibilities:


To maintain comprehensive financial records for six separate companies, using SAGE Line 50 Accounts Professional

Preparation for annual Audit and liaison with Auditors during Audit week and all administration required post audit

Payroll for approx. 100 staff and all associated administration using SAGE payroll software

All Payroll year end procedures and reporting to HMRC

Administration of the Company Pension Scheme

To produce regular Management Accounts

To regularly report to the Managing Director

To manage the accounts team sympathetically, identifying any areas requiring improvement or changes which would benefit the company financially

Quarterly VAT returns and all associated admin

Maintain tight control of the bank accounts achieved by regular bank reconciliations

Control overhead and any other expenditure

Ensure all deadlines are met in terms of supplier payments, salaries, VAT etc.

Protect the organisation from any potential irregularities, i.e. money laundering, VAT issues etc.

To keep up to date with changes in current affairs, VAT, payroll, Sage etc, any key changes which could potentially affect the Company

Any other administration as and when required by the Managing Director

Our aim is to respond to your application within 48 hours. However, due to high volumes of candidates applying for positions, please assume that if we have not contacted you within 48 hours you have been unsuccessful for this role. We will keep your details and contact you should a more suitable position become available.

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