Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Wimborne Minster
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-04-12 00:00:00
Reference: 096111067
Contact Name: Izabelle Thomas
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 12, 2019 12:00

Job Description

Due to continued growth, a successful organisation based in Wimborne is looking to recruit an Assistant Accountant to join the team.

As the Assistant Accountant, the purpose of your role is to support the Financial Controller and provide accurate Management Accounting services to the Group by completing transactional finance tasks throughout the reporting period.

The key responsibilities include:

• Posting the Cash book transactions to the general ledgers in multi-currencies (GPB, EURO & USD)
• Monthly overhead analysis
• Prepayments and accruals
• Balance sheet reconciliations
• Maintain the Fixed Asset Register
• Prepare and submit the VAT returns
• Provide analysis or variances to budget and short term forecasts

The ideal candidate will be AAT Qualified and either studying CIMA / ACCA or have the desire to progress to this level. You must have strong IT skills with an intermediate level of Excel. The successful candidate will be capable of working under pressure and be able to demonstrate motivation and enthusiasm to develop.

This is a fantastic time to be joining a business who values each individual employee. Competitive salary and fantastic benefits package on offer.

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