Part Time Assistant Accountant

\nThis 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.\n\nClient Details\n\nAn 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.\n\nDescription\n\nThe Part Time Assistant Accountant will be responsible for: \n\nDevelop and manage Tax planning\nCompleting HMRC returns to reclaim VAT\nImproving existing processes\nYou will be required to investigate and resolve queries from internal and external customers Monthly processing of business invoices in a timely and accurate manner\nSupporting with month end and the production of management accounts\nSupporting the senior finance team with the monthly processing; accruals, recharges and pricing \nAssisting with the continued development of the business systems and processes \nSupporting monthly management accounts preparation\nPreparation and smooth running of payment runs \nSupplier statement and bank reconciliations \nProduction of monthly reports and journals \nProfile\n\nThe successful candidate for the Part Time Assistant Accountant will be:\n\nAble to show a proven track record across a previous role involved in VAT\nA energetic individual eager to get stuck in\nAAT Qualified would be advantageous but not essential \nExperience using SAP would be advantageous but not essential\nConfident user of Excel and systems \nConfident working in a sole capacity as well as a team\nKnowledgeable of VAT laws including future changes\nAn excellent communicator both written and verbal\nA true self starter\nComfortable working at a fast pace in an accurate professional manner \nJob Offer\n\nThe 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.\n