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Bookkeeper/Accounts Assistant

Location: PRESTON, LANCASHIRE Salary: 10.76 - 11.26 GBP Per Hour
Sector: Accountancy Job Type: Temporary
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 12 months ago Reference: 3105371
Reed Accountancy is proud to be recruiting for a bookkeeper/Accounts Assistant for a well established company based in Preston. 

Your new role as a bookkeeper/accounts assistant will be a varied role and you will be reporting to the office manager who has worked for the company for many years

Your duties will be:
• Record day to day financial transactions and complete the posting process
• Verify that transactions are recorded in the correct day book, suppliers ledger, customer ledger and general ledger
• Bring the books to the trial balance stage
• Complete VAT Returns
• Assist in the preparation of quarterly Management Accounts
• Enter data, maintain records and financial statements
• Process accounts receivable/payable in a timely manner

The successful candidate will have the following experience:
• Proven Accounting experience
• Solid understanding of bookkeeping and accounting payable/receivable principles
• Proven ability to calculate, post and manage accounting figures and financial records
• Data entry skills along with an aptitude for numbers
• Hands-on experience with spreadsheets and accountancy software (Sage and Eque2)
• Proficiency in English and in MS Office
• Good communication skills
• High degree of accuracy and attention to detail
• AAT qualification or equivalent

This is a temp to perm position and is full time working hours. 

If you have the relevant experience and would like to apply, please email your current cv to The client is looking to fill the role as soon as possible so applications must be sent by Monday 2nd October. 

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