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Accounts and Payroll

  • Location

    Didsbury, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £24000 - £28000 per annum + plus benefits

  • Contact:

    Aaron Conneran

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Mpeople Accountancy & Finance is currently seeking an Assistant Accountant to join an established company based in South Manchester. This is a new opportunity to join a successful business and the role will develop over time.

Full Time - Permanent

£24-27k (dependant on experience)

South Manchester

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Involvement in month end and preparing management accounts
  • Sales invoicing
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Cash management
  • Preparation, processing and administration of the monthly payroll for circa 150 employees across multiple areas and keeping necessary records accurately and up to date
  • Liaise with outside agencies, eg. DWP/HMRC
  • Process court orders and statutory payments, eg. Maternity/Parental leave, SSP, starters and leavers and P45s/P60s and calculating commissions
  • Process expenses, issue payslips, administration of pension auto enrolment
  • Resolve payroll queries
  • Monthly and year end payroll routines

Person Specification:

  • Previous experience within an Accounts and Payroll environment
  • Fully competent with MS Word and Excel and Sage, with experience of Opera beneficial
  • Excellent communicator
  • Ability to work in a focused manner within a small team
  • Proven experience working to deadlines

If you would like to apply for the role please click the link below or send your email direct to Harriett at harriett@mpeople-recruitment.com, alternatively call 01616229890 to discuss further.

Please note that MPeople recruitment can not always respond to all applicants due to the high volume of CV's received on a daily basis. Should you not receive a response within 5 working days please accept this as not been successful. Mpeople wish you all the best in your job search.