Accounts Assistant

Talent Finder
Bradford, UK
06 Oct 2019
19 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Accounts Assistant

Location: BD4

Salary: Negotiable Dependant on Experience

Hours: Full Time

Benefits: Company Pension, Full Training and Study Support provided.

Accounts assistants provide administrative support to accountants, undertaking clerical tasks such as typing, filing, making phone calls, handling mail and basic bookkeeping. Salary expectation £15 to £18K plus study support.

Working directly for the practice manager of an ACCA approved Employer the role will require you to help to maintain the office and keep it running smoothly. As well as helping the manager, accounts assistants also deal with customers and external agencies.

General office environment and hours. However, work outside of these hours may be necessary due to invoicing activities and deadlines. Applicant must be prepared for occasional travel to attend company events in and outside U.K.

  • Working with spreadsheets, sales and purchase ledgers and journals.
  • Weekly Payroll
  • Preparing statutory accounts.
  • Calculating and checking to make sure payments, amounts and records are correct.
  • Sorting out incoming and outgoing daily post and answering any queries.
  • Managing petty cash transactions.
  • Controlling credit and chasing debt.
  • Reconciling finance accounts and direct debits.
  • Profit and Loss Accounts preparations
  • Statement of Financial Position.
  • Cashflow forecasting
  • Budgeting

Knowledge & Skills:

As a minimum the Applicant should possess the following knowledge and skills:
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • High level attention to details.
  • Excellent computer skills with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, google sheets.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively unsupervised.
  • ACCA/AAT students preferred.
  • Polish/Spanish Speaking but not desirable.

If you feel you are the ideal candidate APPLY today!

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