Accountant

Job description

The Role

We are seeking an Accountant qualified in either ACCA OR Chartered, who is familiar with using SAGE. You will be a quick thinker with the ability to switch tasks promptly. We are looking for someone who has worked in practice, who can prepare a set of accounts. You will be working along side our Accounts Manager.

 

Hours

Normal working hours are Monday – Friday 9.00am – 5.30pm.


Responsibilities

  • You will be responsible for keeping SAGE up to date.
  • You will be working on bank reconciliations.
  • You will be producing financial reports on a weekly basis.
  • You will be required to occasionally support in purchase ledger.
  • You will be required to complete VAT returns.

Salary Bands

  • 2-3 years accounts experience in a commercial setting: £25k
  • 4-7 year accounts experience in FMCG industry, or Chartered status: £30-35k
  • 7+ years account experience in £20m+ business + all of the above: Negotiable

What's on Offer?

  • Personal Improvement Plan
  • 50% discount on all Oh Polly products
  • Corporate gym membership
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • An extra day off for your birthday!
  • Perkbox ( https://www.perkbox.com/uk ) with access to exclusive employee benefits, freebies and discounts – think half price cinema tickets and free mobile phone insurance! 
  • Company Pension
  • Alpine tea/coffee machine (for all the coffee lovers).
  • Free fruit on site

Education

  • You should be educated to degree level in a relevant subject area.

Requirements

Desired/Required Experience and Skills

  • Familiar with Sage (required)
  • Experience of working in a small team (required)
  • Can prepare a set of accounts for a 20 million pound business (required)
  • Experience with Accrual's/Pre-payments (required)
  • Can process Account Payables (required)
  • Experience with cashflows (required)
  • You should have experience of working with Microsoft packages such as Excel. (required)
  • Experience of journals (desired)
  • Experience with EU/international sales returns (desired)
  • Experience with Instastat (desired)