Assistant Accountant

 

What’s the role

Responsible for the day to day tasks in the finance department.  Duties include data entry, processing invoices, updating financial records, bank reconciliations and control of overheads.

 

Reporting to: Finance Manager Apply to: amy.rose@speedyfreight.com
No. of Reports: 0  
Posted 26th August 2021 Miss A. Rose
Closes 10th September 2021 Speedy freight
Salary Competitive DOE Unit 2 Cranford Drive
Hours Monday – Friday Days, 9am to 5pm Knutsford
Location Knutsford, Cheshire WA16 8ZR
 

Responsible for the day to day tasks in the finance department. Duties include data entry, processing invoices, updating financial records, bank reconciliations and control of overheads.

Responsibilities & Objectives

  • Business Partnering
  • Bank Reconciliations
  • Overhead control
  • Purchase order implementation and management
  • Accruals, prepayments
  • Maintain Fixed Asset Schedule
  • Invoice Discounting Facility Maintenance
  • Franchisee Recharge Management
  • Company Vehicle Ledgers
  • National Account Payment Management

Statutory Duties

· Co-operate with your employer to enable any legal obligations to be complied with.

· Do not recklessly interfere with anything provided by the employer or others in the interests of health, safety or welfare.

· Bring to the attention of the Company Health and Safety Manager any perceived short comings in health and safety arrangements, situations or processes that you consider to be serious or which may present danger to you or others.

· Do not undertake or request others to undertake any works for which you/they do not hold the required competency or authority to undertake.

Interfaces

Internal

  • Liaise with Heads of Department, their direct reports and employees at all levels within the company, compliance to statutory and internal reporting requirements and Company objectives
  • Franchisees
  • Franchise Development Managers

External

· Suppliers

· Customers

· Software developers/ providers

Experience:

Core

· IT Literate including Microsoft, word, excel and outlook.

· Written, oral English and Mathematics to GCSE standard

· Accounts/Book keeping

· SAGE200

  • Professional and confident manner
  • Prioritise & work to strict deadlines
  • Excellent Communicator
  • Ability to work within a team and under own initiative
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure

Good literacy and numeracy skills

Desirable

  • Awareness of Relevant Legislation

Reference ID: SFAccounts

Application deadline: 10/09/2021

Expected start date: 20/09/2021

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

COVID-19 considerations:
Covid secure measures in place in all offices. This role will primarily be home based.

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