Accounts Technician Job In Salisbury

Accounts Technician


  • £11.61 per hour
  • Posted: 15/03/2019
  • Salisbury
  • Job Ref: 555101682
  • Temporary

Job Details

Accounts Technician required to work within the financial department for a local government body based in SALISBURY. This is a full time, 3 month temporary position that will transfer into a Fixed Term Contract until November 2019 for the right person. Paying £11.61 per hour. Hours of work are Monday to Friday 09.00am - 17.00pm. Benefits include: FREE parking, Flexi Time, a friendly working environment and free tea and coffee.As an Accounts Technician you will support the Finance Department by preparing, producing and maintaining financial management information. You will provide support and advice to managers and negotiate with finance institutions to borrow/invest cash. Duties will include:

  • Assist with preparing, managing and maintaining the annual budget, dealing with any budget adjustments
  • Prepare budget monitoring statements and ad-hoc advice/reports using fixed asset management system
  • Carry out a range of year-end adjustments for account closure
  • Upload payroll information, creditor/customer and set-ups
  • Perform BACS and cheques payment runs
  • Record all miscellaneous income and prepare for banking and post to the general ledger
  • Maintain and reconcile a variety of accounts, complete journals, code costs and recharges¬†
In order to become part of this successful team as an Accounts Technician you must possess the following:
  • 4 GCSE's Grade C or above, must include English & Maths or an equivalent Level 2 qualification
  • Experience in a financial admin position and accountancy practice
  • Good working knowledge of IT Systems and Microsoft packages, specifically Excel
  • Accurate keying skills and a keen eye for detail
  • Confident and professional communication skills
  • Able to prioritise, use initiative and manage time effectively
  • Full UK Driving Licence
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