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    Assistant Accountant

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Accountant
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum
  • Date posted: 01/08/2019
  • Job reference: 40919_1564665463

My client is a Managed Services Provider, established for 20 years, and absolutely focussed on delivering fantastic service. They service approaching 200 SME organisations across the North of England and seek to assist them by understand their business, the opportunities they may be looking to take advantage of, and the challenges they may be facing.

They are currently seeking an Assistant Accountant to join them with immediate effect.

The successful Assistant Accountant will have a sound knowledge of book-keeping principles and the double entry accounting process, and responsibilities of the role will involve:

Using their line of business application (Autotask - Training will be provided) to generate client Invoicing - these are generally generated from recurring managed services and one off project work

Credit Control and managing the Direct Debit process

Working with the Purchase Ledger Assistant to reconcile supplier accounts and creditor payments

Bank Reconciliation

VAT Reconciliation

Having a good knowledge of Microsoft Excel for KPI reporting such as cash flow forecast.

Payroll support

Help to manage staff holiday approval using the online HR systems.

Assisting with general office administration for the office

The Assistant Accountant will be a capable individual who is seeking the opportunity to add value to a growing business, and in return for your commitment, you will be rewarded with a competitive salary and pleasant working environment.

Study support may also be available after a probationary period for candidates who want to progess their career.

Clayton Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.