Accounts Assistant

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
£20,000 per annum
10 Jan 2019
23 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Permanent Accounts Assistant role based in Stoke on Trent

Your new company
Your new company are a leader in their field based in Stoke on Trent and are looking for an Accounts Assistant to join their team on a permanent basis.

Your new role
Duties will include but not be limited to;

  • Taking subsidiary accounts to trial balance level
  • Full balance sheet reconciliation (accruals, prepayments etc.)
  • Office for National Statistics Form completion
  • UK VAT returns
  • French TVA returns
  • Treasury functions, raising payments and foreign exchange
  • Cash flow forecasting, updating for actuals and reforecasts
  • Transactional postings in subsidiary ledgers
  • Raising and reconciling intercompany transactions
  • Assisting with the yearend financial audit
  • Deal with queries (internally and externally) in a timely manner
  • Provide excellent customer service with internal and external customers and suppliers

What you'll need to succeed

  • AAT Accounting Qualification desirable not essential, experience in all round accounts necessary
  • Maths and English GCSE Grade C or above
  • Proficient user of Excel, including pivot tables etc
  • Working knowledge of accounting software
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience of working in a busy office environment
  • Proactive and innovative approach
  • Ability to prioritise and manage workload
  • Accuracy and eye for detail
  • Positive attitude and enthusiastic approach towards work
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment
  • Good team-player skills
  • Ability to manage a number of tasks concurrently
  • A willingness to undertake training as required

What you'll get in return
You will receive a salary of up to £22,000 depending on experience, a fantastic working environment and team. Onsite parking and a possibility of studying in future if you wish.

What you need to do now
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