Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Sycamore Recruitment
Location
Farnborough
Salary
£25,000 per annum
Posted
12 Oct 2017
Closes
14 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic person to join a successful fast growing company within the events industry. The successful candidate will manage day to day finance and HR functions and will be the main point of contact for all related matters, reporting to the MD daily and external accountant and HR consultants weekly. Further training and support offered in order to expand qualifications and responsibilities after qualifying period.

The Role

Finance Functions
* Sales invoicing
* Credit control & debt chasing
* Manage & pay supplier & crew invoices
* Manage expenses, mileage & overtime
* Petty Cash (occasional)
* Liaise with payroll
* Liaise with Accountant
* Manage/Liaise Bank
* Bank reconciliations
* VAT returns
* Work closely with management

HR Functions
* Manage staff holiday time (with Manager & MD)
* Managing sickness/absenses
* Ensuring all staff contracts are up to date
* Liaise with external HR company who deal with company HR - this function is staying

The Candidate:

Have previous experience of working at a similar level.
Be AAT qualified or Part qualified ACCA or CIMA
Have the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
Have previous experience of working to deadlines
Have strong I.T skills - Particularly Microsoft Excel
Experience of Quickbooks an advantage
AAT qualified or Part qualified