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Assistant Accountant

Location: BIRKENHEAD, MERSEYSIDE, UNITED KINGDOM Salary: 24,000.00-26,000.00 GBP (UK Pounds) Per annum
Sector: Accountancy Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: 2
Posted: 9 months ago Reference: X3-240331

Reed Liverpool are presently recruiting for an assistant accountant to join a small accounts team for a growing business in Birkenhead,  The successful candidate will work closely with the financial controller. 


Duties to include:

  • All aspects of Sales Ledger – Raising sales invoice and credit control
  • Following up with HMRC on the progress of research and development claims in order to proactively determine due date of sales invoices.
  • Purchase Ledger- Posting purchase invoices, expenses and reconciling credit card statements.
  • Requesting and processing commission invoices and matching to commission accrual.
  • Tax returns-Provide calculation of research and development tax saving for clients and prepare tax returns for submission to HMRC.
  • VAT returns- Reconciliation of VAT return.
  • Month end and year end reconciliations.
  • Maintenance of fixed asset register
  • To attend regular team progress meetings


Key Skills and attributes:

  • Qualified AAT or part qualified ACCA.
  • Understanding of bookkeeping and accountancy procedures
  • Maintain and develop positive internal and external communications. 
  • Experience of working in similar accounts role.
  • Experience of preparing tax returns.
  • Solid understanding of Microsoft [essential] 
  • Strong work ethic, with the ability to prioritise own work load
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good and productive time management skills
  • Effective administration skills [essential]
  • Good listening and communication skills
  • Understand organisational related regulations and compliance needs


In Return:

  • Working for a growing team
  • Free onsite parking
  • 20 Days holiday + bank holiday increasing year on year until 25 days reached
  • Company pension scheme
  • Company life assurance


APPLY NOW to avoid disappointment!!!

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