Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Cathedral Appointments Ltd
Location
Exeter, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
16 Sep 2019
Closes
03 Oct 2019
Ref
1254522676
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Cathedral Appointments are currently seeking an Assistant Accountant to join our client's ambitious and well-established charity based in Exeter on a full-time basis. Reporting to the Commercial Manager and working within a small team, your role will be to provide an effective accountancy service for the charity. You will need to be an experienced accounts professional with AAT Level 3 (or similar). Experience with Sage 200 would be beneficial but is not essential. You will be rewarded with a competitive salary and a generous range of benefits.

Responsibilities:
  • Managing the purchase ledger, sales ledger, accounts payable and accounts receivable
  • Maintaining supplier records, invoices, customer records, sales orders etc.
  • Aiding in the debt management process
  • Balance sheet production including profit and loss reports
  • Production of Management Accounts
  • Managing cash and cashbooks alongside reconciliation of bank accounts
  • VAT returns and depreciation journal completion
  • Annual forecasting and preparation for auditing

Requirements:
  • At least 3 years of experience in accountancy
  • Excellent accountancy and bookkeeping skills
  • Competent using Microsoft Office products
  • A high attention to detail with excellent numeracy skills
  • A strong communicator who works effectively in a team
  • Well organised and able to work effectively unsupervised

This role will pay a competitive salary along with a generous range of benefits. This is an excellent opportunity to join an ambitious and highly regarded charity in a pivotal business role. If you feel you meet the requirements set out above, please apply now, or call for an informal discussion.

Keywords: accounts, finance, accountancy, accounts officer, accounts assistant, accounts executive, accountant.

Closing Date: Please note that we will accept applications up to the closing date, however all suitable candidates will be submitted as soon as received, and the client reserves the right to appoint before the closing date.

If you have the skills and experience stated, please apply NOW!

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