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Accounts Manager

  • Location

    Bury St Edmunds

  • Sector:

    Accountancy Recruitment

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  • Salary:

    £32000 - £36000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Annette Rowland

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  • Contact phone:

    01284 765700

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Accounts Manager
Outskirts of Bury St Edmunds
£32,000 - £36,000

This company are a well established, friendly distribution organisation conveniently based just off the A14 and are seeking an experienced Accounts Manager to join their friendly team.

Managing the office team, you will be able to work autonomously and independently and be fully responsible for the accounts function to include:

Managing a team of 4 responsible for office administration, sales order processing and accounts
Raising and sending out invoices
Allocating cash, cheques and payments upon receipt
Chasing outstanding debt
Processing incoming invoices and matching to GRNs
Ensuring costs are allocated accurately
Dealing with payment runs
Preparing the accounts up to Trial Balance
Petty Cash
Dealing with the cashbooks
Control accounts
VAT Returns
Bank Reconciliations (GBP, EUR & USD)
Preparing the quarterly accounts along with the management accounts
Additional tasks as necessary

To be successful in your application you will have a very strong understanding of double entry bookkeeping, previous experience to include all the above duties including Purchase and Sales Ledger, Stock Control, Nominal Ledger, VAT, export and imports, management accounts, maintaiing accounts in multi-currency ledgers, dealing with Europe along with supervisory experience and be keen to join a welcoming and affable team environment. Ideally you will have previous Opera experience although this is not a prerequisite for the role. You will be a confident Excel user and have a real can-do attitude. You will be happy to work within a small team, be versatile and have excellent communication skills.

Offering high performance and exceptional quality products, with free parking on-site, this is a fantastic and rare opportunity to join a close, welcoming team working in an open and amiable environment. This role will be working a 40 hour week.

Due to location, own transport is essential. This role is commutable from Ipswich, Needham Market, Stowmarket, Bury St Edmunds and all surrounding villages. 20 days holiday plus Bank Holidays and extra days to cover Christmas shutdown.

Please apply today if this role is of interest to you!