Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-03-22 00:00:00
Reference: 096110982
Contact Name: Charlie Liggins
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 22, 2019 12:47

Job Description

Due to continued growth, an Assistant Accountant is required for an exciting and specialist company based in Southampton on a permanent basis. Due to the rapid expansion of the business, the company has acquired a number of other projects, so this role offers the rare opportunity to add value working closely with the Finance Director. The core focus of the successful Assistant Accountant will be to ensure the smooth running of the finance function and business through expert project costing.

As an Assistant Accountant, your core duties will include:

• Processing weekly timesheets
• Assisting with payroll
• Petty cash posting and reconciliations
• Processing expenses
• Purchase Invoice posting
• Assisting in month end closure and reporting
• Assisting with VAT Returns

The successful applicant will have the following attributes:

• Previous experience within the Finance industry

In turn you will receive:

• A competitive salary
• Ongoing support and training
• Study support paid for

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