Part Time Accountant

Part Time AccountantOur client based in South Leicestershire is currently recruiting for a Part Time Accountant (10-15 hrs per week).Responsibilities* 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 returnsAnnual 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 accountantsEssential 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 teamDesirable qualities:* Accountancy Qualification (AAT / ACCA / CIMA)* Experience of Sage accounting software (or similar system, coupled with a willingness to quickly learn Sage)* Sense of humourPackage:WFH: This role is office basedHours: Flexible 10 to 15 hours per weekHoliday: 27 + 8 Bank HolidaysPension: Excellent PensionAdditional: ParkingIf you - or someone you might know - are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting ref: 12068) on 0116 254 9404.If you - or someone you might know - are interested & think this opportunity may be suitable, APPLY ONLINE NOW or call Paul Mitchell Associates (quoting our 5-digit job reference) on +44 (0)116 254 9404.By applying to this vacancy, you consent to the processing of your data in accordance with Paul Mitchell Associates GDPR & Privacy Policy: you do not consent, please DO NOT apply to this vacancy.This job was originally posted as