Assistant Accountant

Sheridan Maine
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you an ambitious accounts professional looking for a position with a leading international organisation where you can grow your career? Sheridan Maine are looking for an Assistant Accountant on a fixed term basis, initially until the end of the year but likely to be extended.

Reporting into the Finance Manager you will be responsible for a wide variety of tasks working on multiple projects. This Assistant Accountant role offers you a chance to grow your career within a supportive environment, where there will be opportunity to take on new tasks.

This Assistant Accountant opportunity is based on the outskirts of Bath with plenty of onsite parking. It is easily commutable from Bath, Corsham, Bradford-on-Avon, Chippenham, Melksham, Trowbridge, South / East Bristol.

The Assistant Accountant will be responsible for, but not limited to:

- Cash Flow Management and liaison with Treasury.
- Currency cashflow forecasting and management of currency cover.
- Credit Control including checks on new customers, control of credit limits and debt collections.
- Timely reports to sales & Management.
- Control of all cash payments, BACS, CHAPS, cheques, etc.
- Intercompany reconciliations, recharges and agreements.
- Ensure adequate provisions are made for Agent's commissions and appropriate authorisations are in place for payment.
- Commissions & Royalties computations, provisions and payments.

As the new Assistant Accountant you will have strong relationship building skills & IT skills including Excel, excellent analytical & accuracy skills & a high attention to detail.

If this role is of interest to you, please apply to Rachael Moss at Sheridan Maine in the first instance.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.