Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Location
Hilderstone
Salary
£20,000 per annum
Posted
10 Jan 2019
Closes
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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