Assistant Accountant

11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

The European Head Quarters of a growing distribution company has an opportunity for an Assistant Accountant to join their small finance team. Working closely with your colleagues you will be responsible for

  • Controlling the supplier invoice process from receipt through to payment
  • Assist with sales invoice process, reconciling customer accounts and contacting customers for overdue items
  • Preparation of EC sales and intrastat submissions each month
  • Preparation of first draft VAT return submission each quarter
  • Monthly review of UK trial balance and reconciliation of control accounts
  • Analysis of UK distribution costs
  • Assist with preparation of monthly accounts
  • Assist with external statutory audit

Ideally you will be a qualified or part qualified accountant, who has previous commercial experience of dealing with VAT submissions and associated regulatory returns (EC sales and intrastat) preferably gained within a distribution company. Knowledge of excel spreadsheets is essential.

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PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.