Accountant

Recruiter
Reed
Location
Sevenoaks, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
26 Jul 2019
Closes
31 Jul 2019
Ref
1213637145
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client who runs a successful and rapidly expanding construction business based in Westerham Kent ,is looking for an Accountant with construction industry experience, to set up and oversee their accountancy function.

Your new company

You will be working for a friendly company who are a design and build specialist contractor whose expertise includes warehouses through to country homes. Their heritage can be traced back to 1861.

Your new role

As the Accountant, you will be responsible for overseeing the whole accounting function up to trial balance.

Your position will cover a wide range of responsibilities that include:

• Set up the accounting system using sage

• Responsible for all financial transactions

• Weekly and monthly management reports

• Budget preparation

• Bank reconciliation

• Cash flow forecasting

• VAT Returns

• Payroll and pension submission

• Carry out purchase ledger, sales ledger and credit control duties

• Preparation of client payments

• Daily bank payments/receipts

What you'll need to succeed
  • Minimum of 5 years' experience using Sage
  • Experience in the Construction Industry
  • ACCA qualified - desirable
  • The ability to set up the accounting function from scratch
  • In addition to the accounting responsibilities, run the general office administration
  • You will be a team player.

What you'll get in return

• A salary package between £30-£35,000 dependent upon experience

• Free parking is available

• A friendly working environment

• This is a full-time position which would suit a candidate looking for flexibility with their working hours

• 20 days annual leave + additional holiday during Christmas closure and bank holidays

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.

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