Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Basingstoke
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-09-09 00:00:00
Reference: 096111457
Contact Name: Courtney Cassar
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 18, 2019 11:25

Job Description

An exciting and challenging opportunity for a strong Assistant Accountant to join a globally recognised firm, based in Basingstoke has become available. This company celebrate their loyalty to their clients across the globe and are looking to add to their head office team, offering a 6 month fixed term contract to the successful individual.

Some responsibilities to expect are:

• Assisting in month end close procedures according to timetables
• Ensuring numbers are reported accurately and timely
• Assist in operational accounting such as;
  • Fixed Asset accounting
  • GRNI balances
  • VAT reporting and submissions
  • Inter-company accounting
  • Prepayments and Accruals
• Ensuring the General Ledger is controlled and maintaining key controls

The ideal candidate will be an AAT Qualified accountant, or studying for a chartered qualification with experience of working within an accounts team in industry. The ability to complete vlookups and pivot tables on Excel is highly desirable in order to be successful in this role. 

In return, the successful individual will receive a competitive salary and a range of benefits, including private health care, a cycle to work scheme and annual leave flexibility.

You are required to be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.

If you're passionate about this position or are keen to hear more please click on "apply" above as soon as possible.