General Ledger Accountant

£20000.00 - £20000.00 Per Annum
25 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
General Ledger Account Lyreco UK & Ireland Lyreco is a dynamic and forward-thinking market leader, offering Workplace Solutions to a broad mix of businesses. We recognise the need to diversify and continually adapt to ensure our people and customers are the driving force of the decisions we make. We are looking for a General Ledger Accountant to join us and support our Finance team. The role is based at our Head Office in Telford with a salary of up to £20,000 + corporate company benefits. As a General Ledger Accountant your role will be to maintain accurate and timely financial information for internal reporting and external auditing. To assist with the preparation and analysis of the tax affairs of WISE. To assist the Chief Accountant in commercial activities. Key responsibilities & accountabilities: - The preparation of monthly Financial accounts in accordance with Group Accounting procedure manuals. - The shared preparation of inter-company reconciliations in line with Group procedures and deadlines. - To assist with year-end audit requirements and liaison with internal and external Auditors. - Completion of National Statistics and other external statistical reports. - Producing intercompany reconciliations. - To assist with VAT reporting and checking of compliance. - To assist with the performance of payments to suppliers in accordance with Group procedures. - Processing accounts payable transactions in a timely manner. - To undertake such other duties as may reasonably be requested by a manager/supervisor. Person profile: Personality/communication:- - Good communication skills. - Displays Lyreco Values. Role specific:- - Progressing through your AAT or equivalent qualification. - Previous experience of working in financial accounts is essential. - A good working knowledge of MS Excel is essential. - Knowledge of the SAP accounting system would be an advantage but is not essential. - Occasional business travel within the UK and overseas may be necessary. Please apply today if this role interests you :)
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