Company Accountant

Company Accountant

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  • Sector:

    Accounting and Finance, Qualified Finance, Part Qualified

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25000 - £28000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Jennifer Fitzgerald

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    0115 9222240

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  • Published:

    17 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Jennifer Fitzgerald

Company Accountant - Derby - £28,000+ Benefits

Cherry Professional are delighted to be currently working exclusively with a rapidly growing organisation in Derby who are looking for a Company Accountant to join them on a permanent basis. 
The company have grown from £600k to £1.1m across Derbyshire and Leicestershire so now is actually a really exciting time to join the business who are trading extremely positively during this time. Our client would like an immediate start to allow for a really solid handover with the current Company Accountant. This is very much 'all round' role, so the ideal candidate will be very hands on and keen to get stuck in!

Main duties:

  • Full payroll management for 140 staff including payroll for staff who are currently on furlough
  • Controlling, maintaining and reconciling both purchase and sales ledgers
  • Bank reconciliation
  • Cashflow management 
  • Management accounts
  • Accruals and Prepayments
  • Managing nominal ledger journals
  • Preparation and presentation of monthly management accounts
  • Managing service supplier contracts
  • Credit Control
  • Submitting VAT returns & HMRC submissions
Personal Qualities:
  • AAT Qualified
  • Ability to be both a good team player and have the initiative to work independently
  • Strong Sage 50 experience
  • Outstanding Excel skills
  • Highly accurate and great attention to detail
  • Ability to solve problems and propose solutions 
  • Interested in all aspects of the business and inputting to its strategy
There are currently reduced days in the office due to Covid-19, with two days in the office and three from home. Easily commutable from Nottingham and Leicester.

Due to the urgency of the role, please only apply if you are immediately available. 

Other roles you may have applied for: Accountant, Assistant Accountant, Finance Manager

Due to Covid-19 please expect increased waiting times with all applications

Due to Covid-19 please expect increased waiting times with all applications