Assistant Accountant

Allen Associates
£28k - 30k per year + Depending on Experience
14 Apr 2017
14 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Your Job

We have an exciting new opportunity for an Assistant Accountant to support the Deputy Bursar and a small finance team with numerous accounting functions, including the processing and management of accounts.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assisting the administration team with purchase and sales ledger processing
  • Assisting with budgeting and the preparation of audits
  • Monitoring account and bank reconciliations
  • Processing payroll
  • Preparing reports

Job Requirements

To be successful in this role it is essential that you have a financial background. Ideally you will have acquired a professional accountancy qualification, or be studying towards it, and you will have excellent Microsoft Office skills. You will also have good communication and organisation skills, with the ability to prioritise tasks and remain clam under pressure.


  • 30 days’ holiday plus bank holidays
  • Up to 6% pension contribution
  • Study support
  • Child care voucher scheme and cycle to work scheme
  • Free lunches and use of gym facilities
  • Free parking on site

The Company

This is a prestigious organisation based in Abingdon that is committed to developing young adults and encourage them in their aspirations. All the staff have a passion for what they do and build strong relationships with their colleagues and young adults alike.

Allen Associates is one of Oxfordshire’s leading recruitment companies, with Marketing, Finance, PA/Admin, Human Resources and Temporary divisions. Allen Associates operates as an Employment Agency for permanent recruitment and an Employment Business for temporary recruitment. For more information on current vacancies please visit and like/follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Linkedin and Google+.