Accountant

Recruiter
KCR Solutions
Location
Tyne and Wear
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a bright, ambitious Accountant to work for this expanding business. You will work with all departments and support the directors and senior management in all aspects of company accounting. You will manage a small team dealing with a high level of transactions within a group of companies. Your duties will be as follows:

  • Production and presentation of monthly management accounts

  • Assisting external accountants with preparation of statutory annual accounts

  • Day to day supervision of accounts team

  • Assisting with budget preparation

  • Assisting management in the use and understanding of financial data

  • Payroll - processing monthly salaries and weekly timesheets

  • Processing VAT returns and PAYE returns

  • Carrying out reconciliations of bank accounts, intercompany accounts and other balance sheet nominals

  • Dealing with external contacts e.g. banks, suppliers

  • Monitoring and evaluation of costs and identification of opportunities to reduce costs

  • Managing cash flow and production of rolling cash flow forecasts

  • Overseeing invoice collection and bad debts

    You will be ACCA, CIMA or ACA qualified, have worked in a similar role and have experience using Sage 50 accounts and Sage payroll. Advanced excel skills are essential