Accountant

Recruiter
Hunter Global Recruitment
Location
Lincoln, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Aug 2019
Closes
29 Aug 2019
Ref
1201056783
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Hunter Global are actively recruiting for an Accountant with extensive bookkeeping skills to join a well-established business in the heart of Lincoln. This is a superb opportunity to join a credible brand and to work within a strong and welcoming team.
Duties:
* You will have a direct line manager who will be primarily responsible for supervising and training you, but you will also work for other managers at times as workflow dictates.
* In your role as accounts assistant your principal responsibilities will be (as your knowledge, skills and experience allow/develop):
* Analysing client records ready for inputting data into our accounts production software.
* Where we are providing bookkeeping services to clients; entering data from the client's prime records (bank statements, invoices etc) onto online bookkeeping software such as Xero, Quickbooks and Sage.
* Checking the completeness of records received and liaising with clients to obtain missing records.
* Preparation of draft annual accounts for limited companies, sole traders and partnerships together with a list of queries that have arisen ready for review by your line manager.
* Making any adjustments to the above that arise following the review and from the clearance meeting with the client.
* Draft tax computations ready for review by your line manager.
* Liaising with clients to obtain answers to queries arising during any of the above.
* Drafting VAT returns ready for review by your line manager.
* You will also be required to carry out administrative tasks from time to time such as answering the phone and manning reception for short periods to cover lunch breaks/illness/holidays of admin staff, collecting and storing clients records in the records store. These are simply examples and not an exhaustive list, you will be required to assist in a task (not unreasonably) assigned to you.
Qualifications :
* Will hold recognised Accounting qualifications such as AAT or a Degree in Accountancy. Will consider somebody working towards these qualifications.
Working Hours :
* Monday - Thursday 9 am - 5 pm • Friday's 9 am - 4 pm (Required to work until 5 pm on a monthly shift rota)
Hunter Global Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment / and employment business for the supply of temporary workers

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