Accounts Assistant / Book-keeper

Recruiter
PACT Recruit
Location
London
Salary
27000.0000
Posted
15 Feb 2017
Closes
15 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The role requires following key duties;

  • to complete the accounts up to TB, maintaining the purchase and sales ledgers;
  • be responsible for the bank and ledger reconciliations;
  • preparation of VAT returns;
  • preparation of self-assessment tax returns for individuals & sole traders, partnership returns and assistance with the preparation of corporation tax return;
  • assist all areas of the business with ad hoc general office and administration tasks such as requested:
  • management of onsite filing system;
  • assist with meetings - greet visitors, arrange refreshments and ensure the meeting rooms are cleared and tidy;
  • assist senior accountants with accounting and tax matters
  • post, including arranging couriers/Special Delivery

Experience

  • The role requires having a minimum of 3 years’ experience in a Bookkeeper/ Accounts Assistant position. You should have experience using the MS Office applications, quick books and other similar IT softwares.
  • Previous experience in an accountant’s assistant /office administration role within a busy and challenging environment.
  • Strong IT skills including the full use of MS Office applications.
  • Clear focus on customer service and personal performance.
  • Work experience that shows you thrive in a challenging operating environment that highlights your flexibility, resourcefulness and 'can-do’ attitude.

Qualification

  • AAT/ACCA qualified or part qualified with a view to completion
  • Highly organised, strong on planning and effective processes, numerate with an eye for detail, with strong verbal and written communication skills