Assistant Accountant

RH Finance & Accounting
31 Oct 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Role

Assistant Accountant - Temporary- Runcorn

Robert Half are currently partnering exclusively with one of Manchester's businesses, for an Assistant Accountant. The successful Assistant Accountant will be given the opportunity to develop on their current skill set, whilst learning new areas of the finance function. This Assistant Accountant position will require the candidates to work in a high volume environment, within a varied role, requiring them to have a flexible working approach. The Assistant Accountant position will be a great stepping stone for an enthusiastic, driven individual

Job Role

  • Preparation and posting of monthly journals including accruals
  • Sales Ledger analysis and processing
  • Monthly cost centre review and analysis for cost centre heads
  • Assist Finance Manager with salary & balance sheet account reconciliation or investigations
  • Support the VAT return process
  • Daily review & preparation of the cash book, bank postings & bank recs
  • Review of AP invoices and Expenses claims
  • Monthly submissions to head office
  • Month end

The Profile

As an Assistant Accountant you will have experience of working in a similar function, with a track record of working to high volumes and under pressure

- Have a Strong attention to detail

- Excellent communication skills

- Intermediate excel skills

- Working in a small team

- Strong ERP knowledge such as SAP, Oracle

- Commercially minded

The Company

This company is working with Robert Half exclusively and is looking for an Assistant Accountant to operate within a dynamic finance function based in Runcorn. They are looking for someone who has experience across the finance function and can add value from minute 1. The company has free car parking and good transport links

Salary and Benefits

This is a temp role paying up to 13.00 per hour for the right candidate and is up to 9 months


If this is something that you would be interested in or know anybody who would then please do contact Rizwan Sindhu on ************* or email on

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