Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-03-29 00:00:00
Reference: 096110998
Contact Name: Jessica Harfield
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 29, 2019 10:43

Job Description

A growing business in Southampton is recruiting an Assistant Accountant on a permanent basis. Reporting to the Finance Manager, you will be responsible for intercompany accounts and supporting all aspects of accounting for that division. This role offers free parking, study support and endless career opportunities.

This role would suit an articulate Accountant with a good mix of both commercial and financial accounting experience who is looking to elevate and project their career.

Duties include:

• Reconciliations – balance sheet / bank
• Assist with budgeting, forecasting and company long-term planning
• Maintenance of Fixed Assets
• Cashflow production and forecasting
• Interstat
• VAT returns
• Compile and process monthly duties including accruals / prepayments
• Analytical reporting

The successful applicant will have the following attributes:

• You will be AAT qualified or studying towards your ACCA / CIMA / ACA
• You will have previously worked in one of the following roles – Accounts Assistant, Assistant Accountant, Assistant Analyst, Commercial Analyst, Finance Assistant, Assistant Management Accountant

In return you will receive the following:

• Work closely with a qualified Accountant
• Exposure to end to end accounting
• Competitive study package
• Pension
• Free Parking

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