Bookkeeper / Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Bishop's Stortford
Salary
£24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted
30 Nov 2017
Closes
04 Jan 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Successful niche business looking to recruit a Bookkeeper / Accounts Assistant due to significant growth.


My client is a well-respected and successful organisation based in Bishops Stortford. Operating in a niche industry they have experienced significant growth and success over the last 2-3 years. Due to the increase in workload they are keen to take on a Bookkeeper / Accounts Assistant to support the Financial Controller. The role will see you take on a range of duties, your typical duties will include:

  • Full range of bookkeeping duties, including purchase ledger, sales ledger, credit control
  • Understand VAT requirements, concepts and calculations
  • Ensure that month and year end journals and reconciliations are completed
  • Assist in preparation and filing of VAT returns
  • Assist with preparing the monthly management accounts
  • General administration tasks, including filing, photocopying, scanning etc.

The ideal candidate will have solid working knowledge of Sage or Xero alongside prior experience in a similar role Strong communication skills at all levels are crucial due to the nature of the role as are strong Excel and Microsoft office skills.

This is a brilliant opportunity to join a highly respected organisation with a great reputation as a place of work.

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