Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Robert Walters
Location
Watford
Salary
£20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted
08 Apr 2017
Closes
08 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A fantastic opportunity for an Assistant Accountant to join an industry leading business on an fixed term contract to permanent basis. The role will be principally responsible for accurate cash reporting and general efficient running of the finance department.

Key Assistant Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Management of weekly cashflow for review and reconciliation back to monthly accounts
  • Manage cash receipts and payments for the division including reconciliation to the bank account
  • Completion of cheque requisitions as dictated by the requirements of the division
  • Liaison with sales department regarding plot final accounts
  • Reconcile completion statements with cash received from solicitors
  • Manage petty cash as applicable
  • Check and process employee expenses as required
  • Collate, check and process mileage claims
  • Carry out monthly reconciliations as required by the Division
  • Perform ad-hoc duties as required
  • Assist in half year and year end consol pack production
  • Deal with queries from External Sources/Group/Region/Division as required
  • Cover for Divisional Accountant as required

The candidate will have;

  • AAT or book-keeping qualification preferable
  • IT literate, with a sound working knowledge of MS excel
  • Coins experience desirable
  • Positive, team-player & supportive of departmental colleagues
  • good time management skills

if you have the desired skillset or would require further information then please do get in contact at