Part Time Accountant

Part Time Accountant

Please read the following job description thoroughly to ensure you are the right fit for this role before applying.

Our client based in South Leicestershire is currently recruiting for a Part Time Accountant (10-15 hrs per week).


* Enter all income and expenditure onto Sage 50
* Review purchasing arrangements with suppliers
* Pay suppliers within appropriate timescales
* Deal with cash, cheque and card transactions
* All petty cash transactions
* Liaising with external payroll bureau to calculate monthly payroll for all staff
* Payment of tax, NI and pension payments
* Administration of pension schemes
* Raise invoices as required
* Monitor expenditure
* Bank reconciliations
* Cash flow forecasting
* Produce budget reports
* Complete quarterly VAT returns

Annual or intermittent responsibilities

* Assist the Business Manager in creating a budget for the next financial year
* Review loans held by the business
* Review & agree with the Business Manager contracts for utilities, photocopier, franking machine, card machine
* Complete the transactions for the financial year within 3 months of the end of March
* Contribute to the annual meeting with the business's accountants

Essential qualities:

* A minimum of 5 years' experience in a similar role
* The ability to analyse data and identify trends
* Thoroughness when dealing with a wide range of tasks, from repetitive regular work to new projects in unknown territory
* Familiarity with a computerised accounting system and spreadsheets
* A willingness to respond to change and to make decisions
* A clear commitment to maintaining confidentiality at all times
* Self-reliance to organise own workload whilst considering the needs of other members of the team

Desirable qualities:

* Accountancy Qualification (AAT / ACCA / CIMA)
* Experience of Sage accounting software (or similar system, coupled with a willingness to quickly learn Sage)
* Sense of humour


WFH: This role is office based
Hours: Flexible 10 to 15 hours per week
Holiday: 27 + 8 Bank Holidays
Pension: Excellent Pension
Additional: Parking

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