Assistant Accountant

Posted 7 March by Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited Ending soon

Assistant Accountant - Kettering

Your new company

My client are a prestigious brand in the FMCG sector based near to Kettering.

Your new role

  • Raising invoices
  • Raising "invoice only" invoices and maintaining un-posted invoices
  • Raising Credit Notes for customers for Discounts, Pricing Diffs, Over-riders, Vouchers and Misc items on a timely basis or as per agreements with customers
  • Performing bank reconciliations for all accounts on a timely basis and resolving any discrepancies
  • Performing Purchase Order reconciliations and resolving any discrepancies within the reports
  • Performing BACS payment runs for purchase ledger
  • Raising month end credit notes based on agreed discount rates
  • Performing accounts for subsidiary companies, including full reporting and audit work
  • Prepare intrastat reports for sales and purchase within a specified time limits
  • Assisting in producing reports for the Board as and when required
  • Provide support for other finance staff in improving departmental efficiency and inter-departmental relations
  • Maintaining timely achieving of paperwork and clearing out old paperwork.
  • Responding to customer queries and requests
  • Provide holiday cover for other Finance staff
  • Adhoc duties as and when required

What you'll need to succeed

  • Sound understanding of the processes required within an ERP environment
  • Previous experience of working to deadlines within a Finance Dept.
  • Ability to liaise with both Finance and Non-Finance personnel
  • Time Management and ability to work on own initiative
  • Good Microsoft skills (Excel/Word)
  • Part qualified working towards a professional accounting qualification

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