Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Poole
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-02-12 00:00:00
Reference: 096110533
Contact Name: Alison Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 14, 2019 15:13

Job Description

Sheridan Maine are currently recruiting on an exclusive basis for a motivated and enthusiastic Assistant Accountant to join a small team based in Poole for a period of 1 year to cover maternity leave. Reporting to the Financial Manager, key responsibilities will include:

• Assisting with the draft management accounts - accruals, pre-payments, fixed assets
• Purchase invoice processing
• Sales invoice processing and raising invoices
• Payroll & P11D
• Calculation of sales staff commissions
• VAT & Intrastat reporting
• Producing financial & stock reports for management
• Weekly flash reporting (including cash management)
• Working with the accountants on yearend accounts and tax matters

The ideal candidate will be pro-active, confident and have experience working in a similar role preparing management accounts, with strong communication skills and ideally AAT qualified. Strong excel skills, Sage Line 50 would be an advantage. You must be hands on, flexible and able to work on your own as well as part of a team.

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