Assistant Accountant

Farrer Barnes Limited
£25000 - £28000 per annum
21 Nov 2017
04 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Due to a period of sustained growth and expansion, my client based just outside Maidstone is looking to recruit an Assistant Accountant. Working to specific deadlines you will play an important role in the continued success of this company.

As the Assistant Accountant you will report directly into the Financial Controller. You will be responsible for assisting with preparation of monthly management accounts, preparation of monthly variance analysis reports by service. Prepare, propose and process supplier invoices and payment runs for approval, process and reconcile supplier payments, review bank statements highlighting and reporting any issues and/or discrepancies. This position will involve closely working with the operations team and the wider management function.

It is imperative that you have advanced Excel skills with a strong understanding of spreadsheets as this role will involve reporting and presenting to senior management. You must be reliable, highly numerate and methodical in prioritising your workload with a high degree of discretion as you will be working with confidential information. Previous experience is essential, as is the attitude to succeed and progress. The minimum technical requirement for this opportunity is AAT Qualified or someone who is studying towards their CIMA/ ACCA qualifications. Study support will be offered for the right candidate.

This is a unique opportunity to join a flourishing, expanding organisation and have a huge impact on both your personal career and the future success of this company.

Farrer Barnes Ltd does not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and complies with all relevant UK legislation. Farrer Barnes Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.
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