Accounts Assistant

Ambridge Harris
19 Mar 2017
18 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Accounts Assistant
£17,000 to £20,000 plus benefits including study support
North Bristol - commutable from Yate, Chipping Sodbury, Frampton Cotterell, Emerson Green, Downend, Pucklechurch

Ambridge Harris is working on behalf of our client based in North Bristol in order to recruit an Accounts Assistant to join the team. Reporting to the Finance Manager, your overall focus will be supporting the Finance Team with the preparation and processing of the management accounts.

The Role
Assisting with the preparation of management accounts to trial balance stage
Preparation and posting of month end journals including accruals & prepayments
Reconciliation of sales ledger and other nominal account ledgers
Reconciling company bank accounts
Posting purchase ledger invoices and expense claims
Preparing weekly payments for suppliers
Processing petty cash
Assisting in completion of quarterly VAT returns

AAT part qualified/ qualified or equivalent experience/qualification
Sage line 50 experience is required
Excellent IT skills including Excel and Word
The successful candidate must have previous experience in a similar role, be organised with excellent time management skills and have a flexible and proactive approach to work.
Driving licence essential together with own transport

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful

Ambridge Harris is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Ambridge Harris will not discriminate on unlawful grounds.