Junior Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
F1rst Commercial Recruitment
Location
Warrington
Salary
£16000 - £18000/annum + excellent benefits
Posted
14 Jul 2017
Closes
13 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Are you currently studying for your AAT and looking for a role within an Accountancy firm with a difference?

Our client is passionate about their customers; always maintaining a professional yet personal approach to meeting their needs. If you want to learn quickly and grow within a successful, forward thinking business, this may be the job for you!

We are on the search for a Junior Accounts Assistant who will be expected to manage and respond to client queries in a timely and proficient manner.

Main duties to include:

- Produce weekly accounts statements and daily account updates
- Make adjustments to the weekly accounts summary prior to the client run
- Adjust accounts if payroll needs re-running
- Investigate under/over stated income and resolve
- Set up Director`s loans and allocate repayments
- Ensure that HP Agreements are set up correctly
- Effectively allocate and provide statements for individual and company pension contributions
- Support the Year-End team in the reconciliation of Corporation Tax, PAYE, Sales Ledger and Clearance Accounts
- Ensure expenses are processed accurately
- Set accounting calculations for transactions coming through the systems
- Update Exchange Rates to ensure they are accurate for the Invoicing Team

We are looking for:

- A qualified individual, either by experience or AAT Level 4 (or working towards)
- Experience working in an Accountancy Practice
- Experience of bookkeeping, reconciliations and completing VAT returns
- Excellent attention to detail, accuracy and communication skills
- A driven and dedicated individual with excellent self-awareness and a practical approach to problem solving
- An adaptable and passionate person who is willing to go the extra mile for the customer

In return you can expect:

- Salary: £16-18k dependent on experience
- Hours: 37.5 hours
- Holidays: 23 days + stats (increasing with service up to 27)
- No Bank holiday work, birthday off, paid overtime at 1.5%, 5% pension contribution, Death in Service benefit, Paid eye tests, occasion vouchers, perk box for all staff

If you are interested in this position please contact Ilana Kaye on (Apply online only) or email a copy of your CV and current salary, quoting reference number SSJAA2720 and where you saw the job advertised.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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