Accounts Administrator

Brampton Recruitment Ltd
£18000 - £20000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Description:

Our prestigious client who is a specialist manufacturer has an opportunity for an Accounts Administrator to join them on a permanent basis. The purpose of the role will be to carry out various bookkeeping tasks including invoice processing, banking, reconciliations, accounts administration, credit control and to directly support the Accounts Manager and provide cover where required

Duties will include:

* Administering the day to day bookkeeping functions including sales ledger, purchase ledger, credit control, banking, staff expenses, VAT and payments
* Assist with month end reporting including investigation and analysis of postings and journal entry
* Adhering to month end deadlines and to ensure the timescales for all processes and procedures within area of responsibility are met
* Assist with the annual audit
* Respond to customer queries, effectively and efficiently
* Focus on accuracy of all bookkeeping processes including data entry, cross checking and filing
* Analyse, reconcile and evaluate data / information and produce reports / information / data as required
* Take an active role in the development and implementation of accounting processes and systems
* Assist the Accounts Manager with the completion of the month end accounts and to assist with administrative tasks and operations
* Review and verify P&L and balance sheet accounts to verify the accuracy of the month end reporting
* Participate in training and other learning activities and performance development as required

Candidate Requirements:

* First-hand experience required of working within a busy accounts department, meeting deadlines and providing accurate data entry and reporting
* AAT Qualified or equivalent
* GCSE English & Maths at minimum of grade B
* High level of attention to detail and a high standard of organisation
* High level of accuracy and processing skills
* Excellent numeracy, literacy and IT skills including proficiency in Microsoft packages
* Knowledge of SAP and CRM system desirable.

Hours: Monday to Friday, 9.00am - 5.00pm

Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 pa