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An international Membership Organisation is now looking for an Assistant Accountant to join their tight-knit team and play a key role in the day-to-day running of the accounts function. This is a independent standalone role.
Based in leafy South West London, this job is based in new modern buildings with excellent public transport connections, plenty of restaurants and great routes for a lunch time walk in the summer! This company has a welcoming environment with a warm friendly team and plenty of scope for you to develop new skills to make an impact.
This Assistant Accountant position is a permanent opportunity paying a salary of up to £35,000. The position is primarily a transactional bookkeeping role and would be perfect for a professional who enjoys this responsibility.
As the successful Assistant Accountant, you will be responsible for:
- Processing manual payments.
- Issuing invoices, remittances, and credit control.
- Setting up new members' accounts on Sage & CRM system.
- Direct debit reconciliation and reports.
- Completing export reports, payment reports & monthly management reports.
- Multi-currency payment runs & credit card reconciliations.
- Completing VAT & Company Tax returns.
- Managing the monthly payroll process (P60s, P11Ds, SSP, SMP etc.)
- Year-end reporting and liaising with the external auditor.
- Cash flow forecasting & budgeting.
To be successful as the new Assistant Accountant you will:
- Be a flexible individual who is happy to get involved in every area of the business.
- Have experience in completing accounts up to trial balance.
- Ideally have used Sage50 before.
- Have come from an SME background & ideally have worked for a membership organisation before.
- Be passionate about delivering excellent operational and strategic support.
Salary and Benefits: In return, you will receive a competitive salary of up to £35,000 pa and a competitive benefits package. Your working hours will be 9am - 5pm Monday to Friday.
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Other titles might include: Account Assistants, Bookkeeper, Accountant, Accounts Assistant, Qualified by experience.