General Ledger clerk

Recruiter
Sheridan Maine (Midlands)
Location
Coventry
Salary
19000.0000
Posted
16 Apr 2017
Closes
16 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sheridan Maine are looking for a General ledger clerk to join a global manufactoring company in Coventry on a permanent basis. 

Client

Our client is a global maufactorer who is a leader in their respected industry. They are looking for  a general ledger clerk with experience working in a high volume and fast pace company.

Duties: 
• Balance sheet analysis, reconciliations and journals
• Bank reconciliations.
• Processing VAT returns
• Prepayments and accruals
• Intercompany reconciliations
• Processing and audit of travel expense claims
• Month end adjustments
• Maintenance of company fixed asset register
• Ad hoc duties as requested by General Ledger Manager

 Person:

Key skills and competencies required:

• NVQ Levels 1 and 2 in Business Administration
• Excellent Oral and written Communication Skills
• Practical working knowledge of analytical tools and spreadsheets in the current company operating system environment (MS Office
• Some very limited overseas travel may occasionally be required
• Experience as well as ability to work within and contribute to a strong teamwork ethic
• General Ledger  experience is essential
• Month End Experience (B/S Reconciliations, Journals, VAT) is essential

Desirable skills:
• Proven ability to support broad functional teams in a corporate environment and championing change
• Excellent interpersonal, relationship building, decision-making, planning, organisational, analytical and problem solving skills
• Experience working in a shared services environment is a plus
• SAP Accounting Systems experience is highly desirable
• Membership in professional financial body or organisation (ACCA, CIMA, AAT)   

Offer

This is a great opportunity for an aspiring Assistant Accountant or Part Qualified person to learn general accounting duties and management accounts preperation.  

Upto £20,000 P/A