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Company Accountant

Norwich, Norfolk
Job Type
6 Sep 2022
Cooper Lomaz are delighted to be working with long standing and successful business for their Norwich office. They are looking for a company accountant / Finance Manager. The successful candidate will take responsibility for all book-keeping and accounting/financial procedures including: • Sales Order processing and managing and maintaining the purchase and sales ledgers • Preparing for and completing VAT returns • Managing P&L and Balance Sheet reconciliations • Completing month-end tasks in line with established time frames • Preparing monthly payroll file, including overtime, bonus and absence monitoring, in liaison with our outsourced payroll provider • Managing the company pension schemes • Managing credit control • Preparing management accounts and accurate financial reports • Managing and maintaining expenses • Analysing and reviewing utility and service provider contracts to ensure value for money • Liaising with auditors and other appropriate contacts, such as banks and HMRC • Undertaking finance related administration • Training and developing a new apprentice purchase ledger clerk • Keeping up to date on financial regulations and legislation Ideal candidates for this role will have: A degree in a relevant subject, or demonstrable comparable financial experience, with a recognised financial qualification e.g. minimum AAT level 3 or equivalent Advanced knowledge and experience of SAGE 50 MS Office skills including advanced Excel skills Proven accounting success in a similar trading environment Some demonstrable line management experience Exceptional numeracy skills Attention to detail and a methodical approach Conscientiousness Excellent communication skills An ability to build good working relationship with colleagues and customers Negotiation skills An ability to support and train a developing apprentice Purchase Ledger clerk If this position is of interest to you, please get in touch today! We are committed to equality of opportunity, and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships
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  • Job Reference: 705456489-2
  • Date Posted: 6 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
    Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: Norwich, Norfolk
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent