Assistant Accountant

RH Finance & Accounting
£11 - £12 p hour
02 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Robert Half are looking to recruit a Temporary Assistant Accountant, for a period of 3 months. They are seeking a confident, approachable individual who can work both independently and as part of a small team. The role of Assistant Management Accountant will be varied and busy.


  • Managing purchase ledger and sales ledger/credit control
  • Analysis of data
  • Presenting variance
  • Match, batch, coding & processing invoices
  • Accruals and prepayments
  • Control and reconciliation of supplier accounts
  • Budgeting and forecasting experience desirable
  • Undertake VAT tax returns and Bookkeeping
  • Chasing payments and maintaining spreadsheets
  • Maintaining Bank and Cashbook reconciliations
  • Daily reconciliations
  • Assisting with all the month and year end statements
  • Liaising with internal and external clients
  • Assist the Management Accountant and handle all necessary tasks outlined
  • Overhead management
  • Other ad-hoc duties

The successful candidate would:

  • Be confident in manipulating large volumes of data
  • Have solid transactional experience
  • Have excellent Excel skills
  • Thrive and enjoy being part of an evolving and fast-paced business
  • Have a proactive attitude and a 'can-do' mentality
  • Have a previous track-record in a similar finance role for a minimum of 12 months

This is a 3 month contract paying circa £11ph depending on experience and will be based in Birmingham City Centre. The role requires you to have strong understanding of MS Excel as well as a confident communication style.

If you are interested please send your latest CV and we will be in touch as soon as possible.

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