Assistant Management Accountant (SME)

Assistant Management Accountant (SME)

  • Location

    Reading, Berkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £27000 per annum

  • Contact:

    James Adey

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Wade Macdonald are working in partnership with an industry leading business who deliver outsourced accountancy and payroll services.

This exciting new role based in Reading town centre would suit a candidate who is able to work in a sole charge responsible capacity within accounts and has all-round Finance experience in working with external clients.

This role brings massive amounts of variety to the working day/week and will enable candidates to pick up key skills.

The role

  • Purchase ledger management
  • Raising and issuing sales invoices and credit notes
  • Cash-flow management, forecasting and reporting
  • Quarterly VAT Return preparation and submission
  • Time-sheet analysis and reconciliation and production of weekly or monthly Gross Profit reports
  • Monthly sales commission calculations
  • Processing payroll
  • Monthly balance sheet and control account reconciliations
  • Preparation and posting of monthly prepayments and accruals journals
  • Monthly management accounts pack preparation including variance analysis and commentary
  • Statutory return preparation and filing
  • Preparation of year-end audit file and providing assistance to auditors with any reporting requirements and queries
  • Liaise with Contractor Payroll and Credit Control teams to resolve queries

What you'll need to be successful

You will ideally have a minimum of 2 years finance experience, possess strong communication skills and a strong customer service ethic. If you have previously worked in a client accounting environment this would be an advantage.

What you'll receive in return

In return for your hard work you will be rewarded with a competitive salary, a friendly working environment and supportive team, the chance to work with some dynamic clients and a competitive benefits package.

How to proceed

If you are interested please reply to this advertisement or contact James Adey on 07587 323 938 or email james.adey@wademacdonald.com.

Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.