My client in the manufacturing industry is actively seeking someone who can come in as an assistant to the Financial Controller and progress into a Management Accountant over the next 3 years. You will benefit from direct support and training from a qualified accountant and be supported throughout your financial qualifications.
Help facilitate the smooth running of accounts section including cover within finance department.
To assist the Financial Accountant on day to day and month end duties to hit tight financial deadlines.
Accurate and efficient control of petty cash.
Ensure prompt and accurate payments are made by cheque, BACS and Credit Card.
Posting of Payments and daily analysis of Company bank accounts and full reconciliation.
Daily Sales Consolidation.
Foreign currency cash control.
Monthly VAT Intrastat Returns and Bi-Monthly Irish VAT Returns.
Dealing with Sales Representative’s expenses.
Credit Card Expenditure Processing.
Liaise with employees, managers and directors at all levels within the business.
Liaise with external agencies.
Reconciliation of balance sheet control accounts.
Vending Machine Reconciliation.
Administration of Private Mileage Scheme.
Temporary cover throughout the finance department. This entails working within Sales Ledger, Purchase Ledger and generally learning about jobs within the finance department.
Must have or studying towards AAT qualification and/or CIMA equivalent.
Computer Skills – Word, Excel, Email, Internet.
Excellent organisational and administrative skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills.
Ability to work pro-actively, prioritise effectively. Self-motivated.
Ability to work/keep calm in pressurised environment, meet deadlines.
Confident, able to be flexible and adaptable according to work requirements.
Desire to learn and develop skills.
Ideally you will have 1 years transactional accounting experience AAT level 2 or above
£500 for 100% attendance throughout the year
25 days annual leave including a two week close down at Christmas