Job Vacancy – Accounts Assistant – NOW FILLED

We are looking to recruit an Accounts AssistantBelow is a general specification of the key requirements we are looking for. If this is you and you are interested please send your CV by email only to:

Key Requirements Comment
1. Must be fully IRIS Literate

This is essential. The candidate must fully understand how IRIS works. Must be fully competent on the preparation of IRIS Statutory Accounts from client information including trial balances to incomplete records.

2. Working Knowledge and use of Excel Emphasis is on working knowledge. Does not need to be a wizard.
3. Good experience of office admin from an accounting point of view Must be good with people – both clients and staff. We are a people business. We are a local business for local businesses and people pop into the office regularly.
4. Knowledge of Sage Whilst not essential this would be so very useful.
5. A knowledge of Zero Whilst not essential this would be very useful.
6. Qualifications: Experience would be everything; other qualifications a bonus We are looking for someone who can do the job immediately.Not someone who will need training and supporting.Fully experienced is the key. Completely able to produce statutory accounts. Fully understands Pre-Payments, Accruals and Bank Reconciliations.Can work from incomplete records.
7. A basic knowledge of tax within accounts
8. Culture This is a small friendly practice serving businesses in the local community. The candidate should be comfortable with this environment and easily fit the culture.
9. Own transport This is important because of visiting client offices.
10. Hours 5 days per week preferred. 3-4 days acceptable.