Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Winchester
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-01-09 00:00:00
Reference: 096110569
Contact Name: Kayode Balogun
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 09, 2019 15:05

Job Description

A unique opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Accountant to join a rapidly growing business in Winchester on a 3 month temporary to permanent basis. The successful Assistant Accountant will be working closely with the Financial Controller, supporting with a variety of month end duties. This great opportunity offers free parking, flexible working patterns and an opportunity to broaden your skillset.

Reporting into the Financial Controller, the successful applicant will be responsible for:

• Supporting with month end duties including accruals and prepayments
• Processing high value payments
• Challenging / questioning around payments
• Invoice processing 2 / 3 different companies
• Assist with establishing processes and controls

Skills, attributes and experience

• Journals, accruals and prepayments knowledge
• Exposure to management accounts preferable
• Confident communicator
• Qualified by experience or qualified / studying towards a professional qualification (ACCA, CIMA, ACA or AAT)

In return you will receive the following benefits:

• Flexible working environment
• Onsite parking
• Opportunity to expand skill set

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