Company Accountant

Lloyd Barnes Accountancy Recruitment Ltd
£20000 - £22000 per annum
18 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type

Company Accountant


Ref: 12444

My client is a highly successful independent business, with suppliers and customers across the world. They have built their continuing success on strong relationships, defined by maintaining a reputation for friendly professionalism, quality products and a tailor-made service, which has a direct impact on its employees by generating a dynamic, positive and enjoyable working environment.

In light of their continued growth year on year, they are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic Company Accountant to assume sole responsibility for the day-to-day running of the accounts function. Reporting directly into the Finance Director, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Manage and maintaining the Sales Ledger, Purchase Ledger and Nominal Ledger
  • Preparing the accounts to TB
  • Maintaining the General Ledger, posting accruals and prepayments and reconciling control accounts to produce first draft monthly management accounts for review by the Finance Director
  • Credit control
  • Bank reconciliations

Skills and experience required:

  • Qualified to AAT level 4 or above
  • Competent in the use of accounting packages - experience of SAP would be an advantage
  • Experience of posting accruals, prepayments and managing a general ledger
  • Experience of managing a Sales Ledger with a large number of individual accounts ranging from the very large to the very small.
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Experience in a general commercial environment
  • Self-starter and highly organised as you will need to be able to meet strict deadlines (essential)

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