Assistant Accountant - Catering and Events

Recruiter
Admiral Group
Location
Esher
Salary
30000.0000
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assistant Accountant

Surrey

Up to £35k

My client is looking for an assistant accountant to join thier busy team. You will be managing all financial controls, with the support of a Finance Assistant.

The candidate

Graduate calibre, or equivalent, with intent to qualify as an ACCA, ACA, CIMA or AAT accountant.

You MUST come from a sports/leisure/hospitality background.

This role would also be to work the occasional evening and weekend.

  • Internal financial controls and audit experience
  • Preparation of management accounts and forecasts
  • Computer literate
  • Basic to intermediate level experience of Microsoft Desktop Applications
  • People management skills·
  • Good written and verbal communication skills

Purpose & Scope:

  • The prime purpose of this role is to manage the day-to-day accounting functions.
  • Managing the appropriate financial controls, procedures and processes i.e. Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and Cash Management,
  • Ensuring where appropriate skilled support accounts staff are in place and trained as necessary to perform day-to-day accounting functions but in particular trained
  • Ensure accurate and timely preparation of financial statements including management Profit & Loss Statements, JCR Reporting and balance sheet reconciliations and sales ledger updates.
  • Liaise with the General Manager & Finance Manager as necessary in reviewing the financial performance of the contract.
  • The Location Accountant may be expected to have an involvement with the fixed payroll administration as deemed necessary by the General Manager.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Accounting Information
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Purchasing and Accounts Payable
  • Sales Ledger
  • Cash Control
  • Payroll Procedures
  • Journal Transactions/Reconciliation

If the above applies to you, please send your CV.