Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Mosaic Recruitment Ltd.,
Location
Redhill, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
15 Jun 2019
Closes
28 Jun 2019
Ref
1165429236
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Accounts Assistant to join a well established and leading organisation based in Redhill.

As the Accounts Assistant, you will need a strong technical knowledge of accounting processes, ideally with previous experience in the construction industry, encompassing a variety of responsibilities including contributing towards vital Month End processes and procedures. The role would suit a versatile and motivated team player seeking to develop their experience in a lively and fast paced environment.

Responsibilities include: (this is not exhaustive)
  • Complete bank reconciliations and post necessary transactions
  • Maintain sales ledger to ensure accurate and up to date records are kept, monthly sales reconciliations and handling any related queries
  • Managing Purchase Ledger; processing purchase invoices and credit notes
  • Understand and adhere to internal audit/compliance/statutory requirements and provide fundamental support during the Year End Audit process
  • Assist with monthly reconciliation of balance sheet accounts and posting journals relating to accruals/prepayments, depreciation of fixed assets and other necessary transactions
  • Assist the Group Finance Manager in the production and consolidation of monthly management accounts for all companies
  • Provide support and assist the Group Finance Manager and Financial Director with necessary tasks and reconciliation where required
  • Ability to perform all functions of the accounts department (including Payroll) to cover team holidays/sickness as and when required

Person Specification:
  • A strong background in the Construction industry encompassing self-billing and applications is highly desirable
  • Sage 50 payroll and Sage 200 experience essential
  • Knowledge of Eque2 Software or similar Project Costing Accounting Packages is advantageous
  • Driven, self-motivated and possessing initiative, with a well organised personality

Company Benefits:
  • A competitive salary, Pension scheme, Personal health cover (after 12 months employment), and a fantastic working environment.
  • The successful candidate will need to be a driver and have access to their own vehicle due to the location of the offices.
  • Hours of work: 37.5 hours (Monday to Friday) 09.00am to 17.00pm.
  • 33 days annual leave inclusive of bank holidays

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