Accounts Assistant

  • Location:
  • Salary:
    £25,000
  • Job type:
    Permanent
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Clerical
  • Job Reference:
    55177

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Responsible for the maintenance, accuracy and control of the company accounting system (N/L, S/L, P/L, Cashbook). This includes authorisation procedures, payments and receipts plus training and support for administrative staff as appropriate
• Responsible for the data integration between manufacturing systems and ledgers, including customer / supplier setup within the manufacturing systems
• Responsible for day to day banking activities – monitoring balances to ensure necessary liquidity, currency transfers, bank reconciliations, monitoring credit cards, petty cash, direct debits and standing orders
• Prepare control account reconciliations to an agreed timetable for review by the Financial Controller
• Prepare calculation, review and ensure timely payment of taxes
• Prepare final accounts for auditors, liaise with other managers to plan and coordinate audit and deal with any issues that arise
• Responsible for the motivation and development of the finance team, and workload allocation to ensure flexibility to cover all functions and meet business needs as they arise

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Hold a professional accountancy qualification and have post qualification experience in industry, preferably within a manufacturing organisation
• Champion high standards and attention to accuracy, compliance and deadlines

A study package is available to gain further related qualifications

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