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Cloud Accounting Assistant

Closing date: 
28 April, 2019 (All day)
Job reference: 
Cloud Accounting Assistant - Leeds


The role will support the Cloud Accoutning Manager in all main accounting functions with a focus on all cloud/digital/ technology related matters and developments. This is a permanent position based at our Leeds office. The Salary is negotiable depending on experience.

The role will initially heavily involve supporting the implementation of our cloud accounting and Making Tax Digital projects, with a long-term view of offering support to the business and Cloud Accounting Manager with all ongoing and future technology related projects and developments.

Experience with Xero/Quickbooks/Sage online or any other cloud accounting packages is favourable along with a background in practice.

Main responsibilities involve supporting the Cloud Accounting Manager with the following:

• Liaising with clients to agree pricing terms

• Training & development of clients in setting up their new accounting package

• Convert all existing business records to new systems (if required)

• Review current systems and offer ways to improve efficiencies

• Training staff on new systems

• Assisting staff in moving multiple clients onto cloud/new accounting systems.

• Leading the integration of other systems eg. CRM, Stock control etc. in the cloud package

• Researching suitable Apps connecting these with the accounting system.

• Troubleshooting system issues and liaising with the support teams.

• Actively promote the Cloud Accounting development in line with Business Development Policy

• Keep up to date with new cloud accounting developments and share knowledge as appropriate

• Assisting with day to day queries via screen sharing

• Administrative duties

Skills & qualifications

• GCSE Maths and English at grade C or equivalent

• A college or higher level of education in ICT would be preferable

• Professionally part qualified ACCA or ACA, AAT is desirable

• Previous experience of using cloud accounting packages (preferably Xero and/or Quickbooks Online) desirable

• Experience of Sage Accounting products desirable for conversion purposes

• Ability to adapt and respond quickly to changing deadlines and priorities

• Have the ability to work as part of a team and have strong communication and organisational skills


To be considered for the role click on the apply button below. Please include the job reference (Cloud Accounting Assistant) in the application form when requested. 


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