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accounts assistant

Location: DUNGANNON, COUNTY TYRONE Salary: 16000 - 18000 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Accountancy Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 10 months ago Reference: 3107566
Reed Accountancy & Finance are working closely with a commercial client based in Co Tyrone, and have a permanent opportunity for an Accounts Assistant. This is a full time permanent opportunity.

Hours of work Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm

The Role:

Reporting to the Assistant Accountant and working as part of a small team within accounts, the post holder will provide support in all areas of purchase and sales ledger and transactional accounts to Trial Balance.

More specific duties will involve:

Undertake numerous tasks to assist the other roles within the Accounts Dept. (particularly Purchase Ledger, Sales Ledger, and the Assistant Accountants)
General assistance for the accounts team, particularly during the Month and Year End periods, and also be involved in the Annual Audit.
Maintain, update and distribute various reports on a timely basis
Responsibility for completion and submission of DETI and National Statistics returns
Undertake specific projects aimed to improve efficiencies /automate processes
Accurately prepare and post month end journals
Reconciliation of Balance Sheet accounts
Matching & sorting internal documentation for invoice / credit note approval.
General filing, photocopying and archiving
Any other duties, within reason and capability, as determined by the Company Accountant

Essential Criteria:

Candidates will ideally have a 3rd level qualification in Business or Accountancy
Candidates will have GCSE Maths & English
Candidates will have previous experience working in an accounts department
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
Evidence of the ability to prioritise and meet deadlines, with strong organisational and time management skills
Proficient in the use of word processing, spreadsheet and database software, email and the internet

Please contact Lizzy Lyons on 02890 330604 at your earliest convenience, and email an up to date cv to

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