Recruitment

Assistant Management Accountant (Maternity Cover) (Poole )

Assistant Management Accountant (Maternity Cover)

 

Job Overview

 

We are looking for a well organised and proactive individual to cover maternity leave.

 

Reporting to the Finance Manager, the successful candidate will be responsible for a wide range of duties including bank reconciliations, management reports and VAT returns.

 

 

Main Duties will include (but not limited to):

·         Preparation of monthly sales reports

·         Bank reconciliations for the main accounts

·         Reconcile all credit card purchases on a monthly basis

·         Processing of customer account applications

·         Assisting the Finance Manager with the monthly management reporting process

·         Balance Sheet reconciliations

·         Reconciliation and clear down of branch cash accounts within Access on a monthly basis, ensuring a list of outstanding cash customer invoices is sent to the senior management team

·         Importing sales and purchase invoices from the relevant systems into Access

·         VAT Returns

·         Supporting all members of the team as and when required

 

 

Skills & Experience Required

·         Accuracy and attention to detail

·         Excellent communication skills

·         Analytical thinking

·         Ability to work under pressure

·         Competent in using MS Office with in depth knowledge of Excel

·         Ability to use your own initiative

·         Team player

·         Good organisation skills with good time management abilities

·         Sound knowledge of accounting functions

·         Experience using accounting packages

 

 

Qualifications Required

·         GCSE’s (Grade A-C) or equivalent including English and Maths

·         Minimum AAT qualified or equivalent

·         Currently working towards the ACCA or CIMA qualification

 

 

This role is for a one year fixed contract.

 

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who wishes to broaden their accounting experience within a fast paced environment. The ideal candidate will have a strong work ethic and the motivation to succeed.

 

If this position is of interest to you, please send your application to Kerry Cousens at kerry.cousens@u-drive.co.uk

 

Due to the high number of applications received it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore, if we have not responded to your application within 5 working days after the closing date, please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

 

 

Salary: Salary dependant on experience
Posted: Wednesday 25th January 2017