Internal Accountant - Part Time

3729_1513078243

£33000 - £36000 per annum Parking Flexi time

Leicestershire

Accountancy

Permanent

Job Description

One of Leicester's leading professional services firms are seeking to hire an Internal Accountant for a part time role, circa 25 hours per week.



The focus on this role is financial management, reporting to the Finance Director and responsible for a small team.



The main focus is to support positive cash flow, drive processing efficiencies, preparation of accurate, timely and insightful management reports and forecasts, upon which commercial business decisions can be made.



Key responsibilities will include:

* Preparation of accurate and insightful monthly management accounts, KPIs and forecasts
* Preparing regular cashflow forecasts and proactively managing bank accounts
* Preparation of year end statutory accounts and supporting file
* Overseeing the monthly payroll
* Ensuring all statutory payments are made accurately and on time
* Supervision and mentoring a team of purchase and sales ledger clerks, bank reconciliations, credit control, monthly direct debits, invoicing, banking and payroll processing
* Proactive contribution to the annual budget and strategic plan
* Overseeing the accurate submission of VAT, PAYE and pension declarations
* Taking the lead on finance system and process controls
* Providing full support to the Finance Director and Practice Manager



The successful candidate will:

* Professionally qualified or qualified by experience
* Have worked in an accountancy practice
* Be a competent user of Sage

In return, the firms offers a competitive package including free car parking, a pleasant modern office environment and the following:

* Competitive market rate salary
* 34 days' holiday each year
* 3% pension contributions
* Private health insurance
* Flexible working policy
* Open plan office space with free parking
* Salary sacrifice in exchange for a range of benefits, including childcare vouchers