Assistant Accountant

Howett Thorpe
10 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Highly successful and expanding company urgently require Assistant Accountant for 14 month Maternity Cover at company head Office in Egham.

Reference: HT14346

About You:

  • Ideally AAT part or fully qualified
  • You will have good month end
  • Accounting experience
  • Work well in a busy challenging environment
  • Available at short notice the Assistant Accountant will be a confident communicator with good systems skills
  • In addition applicants will have all round accounting experience ideally gained within a medium sized organisation

About the role:

Reporting to the Finance Manager the Assistant Accountant will be responsible for the production of the Month end Accounting pack according to company deadlines. Key duties include:

  • Assisting with the completion of Monthly Management Accounts
  • Compiling Quarter end and Year End File
  • Reconciling and submitting Quarterly VAT Return
  • Accounting journals including Accruals & Prepayments
  • Overseeing the workload of an Accounts Assistant
  • Processing supplier invoices and company expenses
  • Processing all bank payments
  • Completion of Monthly Bank Reconciliations
  • Resolving supplier queries
  • Checking of Sales Reconciliations

Things you should know:

* 25 Days Holiday
* Free parking
* Pension plan
* Private health care
* Good public transport links
* Hours 9:00am-5:30pm

Commutable from:

Addlestone, Ascot, Bagshot, Bracknell, Camberley, Chertsey, Egham, Feltham, Kingston, London, Maidenhead, Slough, Staines, Sunbury, Walton, West Byfleet, Weybridge, Windlesham, Windsor, Heathrow, Uxbridge, Hayes, Hounslow, Richmond, Southall, Ealing, Brentford, High Wycombe, Beaconsfield

Howett Thorpe recruits for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role; we comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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