Assistant Accountant

Pinxton, Nottingham
20000.00 to 25000.00 Per Year
08 Jun 2017
07 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our Client is a well-established, family owned company; a market leader in their sector. They now have a vacancy for an Assistant Accountant, reporting to the company accountant. This is a varied, challenging role in a very busy and ambitious company, which will appeal to candidates who are hard working, versatile and enjoy working in a friendly environment.

Main Responsibilities:
- Dealing with account applications, credit vetting, monitoring credit limits
- Processing sales invoices, posting daily bank receipts, chasing overdue debtors
- Processing credit card payments, resolving payment issues with customers. Processing credit notes
- Maintaining the sale ledger - converting prospects, adding new accounts, updating information
- Producing weekly financial reports and quarterly VAT returns. Preparation and submission of monthly EC sales and Intrastrat information
- Undertaking NZD, USD and EUR bank reconciliations and weekly bank reconciliations
- Processing staff expenses
- Preparing accrual and prepayment expense journals; agreeing accruals for installation projects
- Maintaining the fixed asset register
- Analysing inter company charges and producing invoices
- Assisting with the development and control of the company's ERP system
- Undertaking ad hoc analysis reporting as required

Key Skills/Qualities:
- Sound knowledge of accounting systems
- Strong IT skills - Office 360, ERP systems
- High level of literacy and numeracy
- Minimum of 2 years' Accounts experience in similar role/s
- Experience of credit control
- Qualifications in accountancy (eg AAT) or QBE
- Strong communication skills and excellent attention to detail
- Honest and reliable
- First-rate time management and organisational skills
- Confident approach, calm under pressure
- Enthusiastic team player with the ability to work on own initiative

Salary in the range ??20,000 to ??25,000 subject to experience + bonus scheme + free parking.

To be considered for this role, please apply today.