Part Time Assistant Accountant

This Not for profit and charities business locally based in Bedford are looking for an ambitious and career driven Part Time Assistant Accountant to join their ambitious finance team and assist with their continued growth as a business. Within this position the Part Time Assistant Accountant will have ownership of VAT, ensuring the Client is compliant rules, completing HMRC returns to reclaim VAT on a monthly basis.Client DetailsAn established business in the Not for Profit and Charities sector who have only been going from strength to strength over the last few years. A stable Bedford based business who are able to provide an excellent working environment and team alongside a brilliant management team to support the successful Part Time Assistant Accountant.DescriptionThe Part Time Assistant Accountant will be responsible for: Develop and manage Tax planningCompleting HMRC returns to reclaim VATImproving existing processesYou will be required to investigate and resolve queries from internal and external customers Monthly processing of business invoices in a timely and accurate mannerSupporting with month end and the production of management accountsSupporting the senior finance team with the monthly processing; accruals, recharges and pricing Assisting with the continued development of the business systems and processes Supporting monthly management accounts preparationPreparation and smooth running of payment runs Supplier statement and bank reconciliations Production of monthly reports and journalsProfileThe successful candidate for the Part Time Assistant Accountant will be:Able to show a proven track record across a previous role involved in VATA energetic individual eager to get stuck inAAT Qualified would be advantageous but not essential Experience using SAP would be advantageous but not essentialConfident user of Excel and systems Confident working in a sole capacity as well as a teamKnowledgeable of VAT laws including future changesAn excellent communicator both written and verbalA true self starterComfortable working at a fast pace in an accurate professional mannerJob OfferThe successful candidate for the position will be joining a truly brilliant business to work for in Bedford with the opportunity to step in right away and support their growth with the Not for profit and charities sector, whilst earning a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package