Assistant Accountant - Basildon | Zoek UK
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Basildon, Essex, England
£25000 - £30000/annum
Permanent (Full time)
Our client are a group of 3 companies in the electronics manufacturing sector based in Basildon, Essex. They are continually growing and are currently recruiting for an experienced Assistant Accountant to report directly to the Finance Director to take responsibility for a variety of accounting functions including payroll and management accounts.
As an Assistant Accountant your duties will include:
Running the monthly payroll for 3 companies in the group (110 employees which will be growing) using Sage50 cloud. This includes dealing with all aspects of payroll such as SSP, SMP, Auto-enrolment pension scheme etc.
All payroll year end procedures and liaison with Inland Revenue
Preparation of end of month accounts for budgets and Key Performance Indicators
Monthly monitoring of cash flow
Credit control activities
Assisting with all aspects of accounts when required including reconciliations, sales and purchase ledger
Preparation and submission of VAT returns to a high standard
Preparation of draft statutory accounts Essential Requirements
Ideally the successful candidate will be a qualified or part qualified accountant studying towards their CIMA or ACCA qualification
2-3 years experience in a similar role
Understanding and up to date knowledge of current payroll legislation and HMRC procedures
Committed, motivated, organised and have an excellent eye for detail
Self-motivated and able to prioritise and work on their own initiative
Excellent communication skills are essential
Strong MS Excel skills Hours can be either - 4pm or 8am - Monday to Friday.
Apply today or contact Kim Baker, ENS Commercial Recruitment Westcliff