Assistant Accountant, Preston
Your new employer
RK Accountancy are working with a largely successful and widely recognised business based in the Preston area who due to long standing success and growth, are looking to recruit an Assistant Accountant into their department. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is looking to develop their accounts skills and would be well suited to someone with strong experience in a similar role or someone who is studying for AAT.
Your role in your new job
Reporting to the company’s Finance Director and Financial Controller, you will carrying out a range of duties allowing you gain valuable exposure within the department and to develop your skillset. You will assist with sales ledger, credit control, purchase ledger, maintenance of cash books, bank reconciliation, inputting of monthly journals, assistance with month end accounts preparation and year end processes.
Your experience and our requirements
We are ideally seeking someone who is studying towards their AAT however those with demonstrable experience within a similar roles will be considered. You will be technically skilled and able to understand VAT rules with experience of using Sage 50. You will have excellent IT skills and will be experienced on excel. You’ll be highly organised and self-motivated with a proactive and professional approach. With excellent communication skills you’ll confidently liaise with internal and external sources and will be reliable, approachable and dedicated within your role.
Your future as the successful candidate
You will receive a highly competitive package which includes 33 days annual leave, excellent company pension scheme, flexibility with your studies including time away from the office and training amongst other benefits.
Contact Phoebe at RK Accountancy for a confidential discussion about this opportunity. Alternatively submit your CV for immediate consideration. Interviews are to be held locally with interview times available at short notice.