Part Time Accountant

Pertemps are currently working with one of the leading figures in the field of gas and electric services. Our client is an authority in their field that works extensively to ensure that homes and businesses are safe and secure with their equipment. They have undergone strong growth and as part of their continued success they are looking for an accountant to join their finance team.This is a part time position that will work 3 days per week based in their offices a short drive from Basingstoke and the surrounding areas. Our client is proud to offer flexible working arrangements, and are open to discussions surrounding days and times to suit your responsibilities outside of work. This is a permanent role that offers the strong potential to grow and develop your skills and knowledge. You will join a small team of 3 and have an opportunity to make a big impact on the business as it changes for the future.What will you be doing?As an accountant you will support on a range of tasks including but not limited to:Producing management accounts for various business unitsSupporting with the annual returns processCollating and submitting VAT returnsBalance sheet reconciliationDeveloping and documenting new processes to address riskAnswering queries and supporting colleagues within the departmentProducing reports and working with department heads to better understand the financial position of their departmentsWhat are we looking for?The key skills, knowledge and experience we are seeking for the Accountant post are:Qualification or Part Qualification via ACCA/CIMA/ACAExperience working in a role with similar responsibilitiesProficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel to at least an intermediate standardHigh level of accuracy and ability to spot numerical differencesAnalytical approach with the ability to make changesExcellent communication and team working skillsMethodical approach and attention to detailWhile not essential, experience using Sage Line 50 would be beneficialWhat is on offer?This post will pay £30000 - £35000 per year Pro rata to 3 days and will come with free onsite parking, access to private dental insurance at a discounted rate and an excellent chance to develop your career and skills. Our client is happy to consider a range of working arrangements to promote an effective work-life balance and is proud to host an excellent working environment where ownership and collaboration are at the core of their values.If you would like to be considered for the Accountant post please send in your application and we will be in touch with you in due course