Part Time Accountant
Part time Accountant/Bookkeeper to support the Finance Manager
Milton Keynes based role to manage the finance side of the company
About Our Client
Milton Keynes based Legal services company who are the at the forefront of their marketplace and keen to add a strong accounting operator in this Part Time Accountant position. With parking on-site and good public transport links they have good facilities and are looking for someone interested in a stable career and in need of flexibility which they are more than happy to offer
Position purpose/ summary
Reporting to the Finance Manager the main purpose of the Part Time Accountant is to support the Finance Manager in all financial aspects of the business.
- Assist in full period end accounting
- Manage purchase ledger/ invoices/coding/payments/creating payment runs for Finance Managers approval
- Manage sales ledger/raising invoices/debt collection.
- Posting bank entries and reconciling bank for month end.
- Recording and reconciling companies credit card/petty cash purchases and producing month end journal.
- Posting staff expenses and checking that we are compliant with HMRC and our Expenses policy
- Maintaining our Fixed Asset register and relevant invoices and ensuring all assets are tagged.
- Maintain log of our Purchase Orders
- Producing the monthly payroll spreadsheet ready for Finance Managers approval
- Balance Sheet Reviews
- Stock Control
- Assist the Finance Manager and support the Finance function with the other departments.
The Successful Applicant
Required knowledge, skills & abilities
- Solid finance understanding of double entry bookkeeping and exposure to month end accounting with bank reconciliations and payment runs
- Excel skills
- Sage 50 Knowledge a bonus but not essential.
- Solid Microsoft Office skills
- Able to work alone or as part of team to achieve objectives.
- Well organised and self-motivated.
- Professional and positive personality
- Good knowledge of the fitness industry or franchising or the retail industry.
- Full driving licence
- Within local proximity to Milton Keynes
What's on Offer
Great package and very flexible working hours on offer for this Part time position