Assistant Accountant + Study Support

Posted 8 March by Reed Accountancy Featured

A large organisation based on the outskirts of Newcastle are looking for an experienced Assistant Accountant to join their growing team.

Working Monday to Friday 09:00am until 05:00pm you will report directly to the Financial Controller.

Working in a fast paced, busy department you duties will include;

  • Assisting the accountant with all financial tasks
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Assisting with the preparation with monthly budgets
  • Maintenance of accruals and prepayment schedules
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • VAT returns
  • Assist in month-end closing
  • Monthly Stock checks and reconciliations
  • Liaising with colleagues including management
  • Invoicing , match, batch and coding
  • Purchase Ledger
  • Sales Ledger
  • Credit Control
  • Dealing with petty cash
  • Resolving accounting queries
  • General ad hoc duties

You must;

  • Have at least 2 years experience in a similar role
  • Be AAT Qualified or studying towards your financial qualifications
  • Be hard working with a willing to go above and beyond in your role
  • Have excellent excel skills
  • Have excellent communications skills
  • Be organised with a strong attention to detail
  • Be enthusiastic, flexible and efficient

In return you will receive;

  • A salary to match your experience
  • Study support
  • Training and the opportunity to progress
  • On-site car parking

Required skills

  • AAT
  • Annual Budget
  • Management Accounts
  • Reconciliation
  • Month End Close

Application questions

Do you have experience in a similar role?
Are you AAT qualified or studying towards your qualifications?
Do you have experience of using Sage 200?
Are you available on short notice?

Reference: 34643121

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