Senior Accountant

Recruiter
Now Careers
Location
Pwllypant
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
18 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Senior Accountant required

Caerphilly

Salary of up to £27,00 per annum

Package: competitive salary & progression opportunity, plus study support if required

Duties will be:

  • Bookkeeping duties
  • Sales ledger and purchase ledger processing
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Invoicing
  • VAT returns
  • PAYE/NIC reconciliations
  • Preparing management accounts
  • Month end and year end processing
  • Journal preparing and processing
  • Preparation of month end reports
  • Preparation of summary (quarterly) management accounts and commentary
  • Preparing year end accounts
  • Preparing accounts to trial balance including all reconciliations
  • Preparation and review of statutory accounts
  • Training and mentoring
  • Training junior staff members

The successful candidate must have:

  • Part Qualified ACCA/ACA or equivalent as a minimum or qualified by experience
  • Must have substantial accounting experience commensurate with the role, and good IT skills including Sage Accounts 50 and Microsoft package
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Experience of working in teams and training others
  • Driving licence

The following would also be desirable:

  • Experience of dealing with clients directly
  • Knowledge of Xero
  • Use of IRIS Accounts Production within a practice environment
  • Audit experience
  • Company secretarial experience