Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Poole
Salary: £23000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-09-02 00:00:00
Reference: 096111523
Contact Name: Alison Taylor
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 08, 2019 10:11

Job Description

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world! Sheridan Maine is proud to be working with a growing and innovative organisation based in Poole.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced & business focused Assistant Accountant to join their accounting team on a contract basis of 9-12 months.

Strong relationship-building and inter-personal skills are essential along with the right attitude and resilience to work in a fast paced, service obsessed environment. You will understand existing processes quickly, but then look to continuously improve them in an environment where it is the norm to help each other innovate and progress on a daily basis.

Your key responsibilities will include:
• Managing all aspects of the purchase ledger function
• Reconciling the daily cash received and posting to customer accounts on Sage.
• Bank reconciliations
• Managing the companies petty cash
• Providing support to the sales team updating the CRM system with payments, student attendance and discounts.
• Maintaining the fixed asset register

Your skills will include:
• Team Player with strong communication skills – both oral & written
• Strong analytical skills
• Good knowledge of Microsoft office packages particularly outlook and excel
• Experience of working within an accounts team
• AAT quailed/studier or qualified by experience

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.