Trainee Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Reed Accountancy
Location
Sutton Coldfield
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
13 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client based in Sutton Coldfield are looking for a Trainee Assistant Accountant to join them on a permanent basis. The organisation has been established since 2003 and their involvement in some of the most intricate ventures have elevated them to become one of the most innovative organisations in the sector.

Due to expansion, my client are looking for a Trainee Assistant Accountant at their Sutton Coldfield office.

Duties and responsibilities include:

Assisting the Financial Controller and assistant accountant with tasks such as:
- Management account preparation
- Production of sales invoices and reports
- Credit control
- Resolving queries and discrepancies
- Bank and statement reconciliations
- Maintaining ledgers
- Cross referencing expenses
- Providing cover to the other accounts team members (i.e, holiday cover, sickness etc)
- Covering all aspects of transactional accounts (sales ledger, purchase ledger and credit control)

The ideal candidate will demonstrate the following:

- Good working knowledge of MS packages, especially Excel
- Impeccable communication skills
- Flexible and "can do" attitude
- Professional work ethic
- Ability to multi-task and embrace challenge

You must have experience of working in an accounts department and be currently studying AAT, preferably levels 1 and 2. The client will provide study support for the right candidate.

This is a full time position (37.5 hours per week) but you may be asked at busy times to work slightly more hours to help with the work load.

Salary dependant on experience.

If you would like to apply for this role, please email the latest copy of your cv to: jess.battams@reedglobal.com

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