Assistant Accountant

  • Location:

    Leeds, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + Study Support

  • Contact:

    Megan McLafferty

  • Contact email:

    megan.mclafferty@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/543737

  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-12-19

  • Start date:

    15/11/2019 15:48:52

Assistant Accountant + Study Support

£18- £22k + ACCA/ CIMA Study Support

Leeds City Centre

Permanent- Immediately

The Role:
An exciting new opportunity has arisen for an ambitious Assistant Accountant to join this well established Law Firm in Leeds City Centre. As Assistant Accountant you will be joining a respectable Leeds based Law firm with a talented Accounts Team.

Duties to include:

* Complete VAT returns and other HMRC forms for group companies
* Maintenance of Fixed Asset Register
* Produce monthly prepayment and accrual journals
* Administer company travel loan scheme
* Complete manual and online surveys e.g. ONS, Finance
* Maintain targets / charge rates on spreadsheets
* Maintain Company credit cards/ credit card returns
* Administer changes to standing orders
* Assist with monthly payroll procedures
* Maintenance of Partner/Associate Subscriptions
* Updating/maintaining numerous centralised spreadsheets;
* Provide support to the FD / Management Accountant during the annual budgeting process.

Person Specification:
* Driven & ability to work on own initiative
* Looking towards gaining CIMA or ACCA qualification
* Confident & able to communicate internally and externally with different departments
* Strong Excel skills
* AAT Qualified or Degree level
* Reliable and self motivated

Benefits:
* Study Support CIMA/ ACCA
* 29 days holiday + increase with service
* Pension scheme
* Healthcare scheme

A fantastic opportunity for an ambitious Assistant Accountant with a desire to join a talented Finance team. Gaining exposure in accounts with ample opportunity to learn, you will be joining a successful company that encourages growth.

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