Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Robert Half
Location
Watford
Salary
£20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus
Posted
03 Dec 2017
Closes
08 Dec 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT £20,000 - £25,000 + Study Support

ACCOUNTS ASSISTANT

Robert Half are recruiting on behalf of a rapidly growing business, for an Accounts Assistant role based in the heart of Watford offering up to £25,000 + study support! The company have doubled in size over the last two years and are looking for a progressive individual to enter this brand new position with the ability to hit the ground running- as well as having an openness to learn!

Described by the Finance Manager as a "relaxed" and "laid back" place to work, the company are very committed to investing an accommodating their employees- whether that be through offering a full study support package or with their relaxed attitude to flexible working hours.

The Role
  • To assist with the preparation of statutory accounts for a various range of clients.
  • To assist with preparation of year end financial statements/accounts for a range of unincorporated businesses.
  • To carry out a variety of bookkeeping assignments for clients, both in-house and at client premises.
  • Preparation of management accounts for clients.
  • Preparation of HMRC VAT returns for clients.
  • To report on a timely and accurate manner to client queries.
  • To keep Accounts Managers informed of job progress and any issues arising.
  • To raise the profile of the firm by ensuring clients are fully satisfied by the service and support they receive and that they are aware of all other services.


Your Profile
  • AAT qualified or qualified by experience.
  • Studying towards ACCA will be considered.
  • Minimum of 2 years previous practical accounts preparation.
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office, with a focus on Excel.
  • Knowledge of Sage Line 50, Xero or other accounts system is desirable


Benefits
  • Competitive salary dependent upon experience
  • Annual salary review
  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays
  • Hours 37.5 per week full time
  • Life Assurance (3x Salary)
  • Personal Pension, Employer 3% Employee min 2%


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