Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-01-29 00:00:00
Reference: 096110673
Contact Name: Kayode Balogun
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 29, 2019 11:56

Job Description

An exciting, up and coming business is recruiting a quick start Assistant Accountant to join their rapidly expanding team based in Portsmouth for a 2 – 3 month temporary position. This role offers flexible working, onsite free parking and a competitive benefits package.

As an Assistant Accountant, you will report into the Finance Manager, duties include:

• Posting bank statements and reconciling bank accounts
• Accruals / prepayments
• Adjusting and making journal corrections
• Posting and processing of Sales and Purchase invoices
• Credit Control from cash flow and aged Debtors report
• Processing staff expenses
• General month end support

The successful applicant will have the following attributes:

• Qualified by experience or studying AAT / CIMA / ACCA
• Previous experience in a similar role as an Accounts Assistant, Assistant Accountant or Finance Assistant
• Working knowledge of SAP, Oracle, Agresso, Navision, or Sage
• Available to start immediately

In return you will receive the following:

• Flexible working hours
• Competitive benefits package
• Good public transport links

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