Assistant Accountant

Howett Thorpe
16 Apr 2017
16 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

This growing organisation is recruiting a newly created Assistant Accountant position to support the Financial Controller in the day-to-day running of the finance function. This role is being recruited due to business expansion and growth, as such this is a fantastic time to be joining the business and a rare opportunity to progress.

Reference: HT13275

About The Role

The position will work very closely with the Financial Controller, assisting in all elements of finance, with the view to take on more and develop at the pace of the business. You will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring the ledgers and maintained, closed and reported
  • Take responsibility for accrual and prepayment schedules and post journals to Sage 200
  • Reconcile the company back accounts
  • Be responsible for the company credit card accounts and expense claims
  • Assist in preparing and Payroll and P11d
  • Maintain the fixed asset register
  • Assist in providing Ad-hoc analysis for the Financial Controller
  • Provide support at month end and assist in budget and forecast

You must be experience within a smaller business and hold excellent Excel skills.

Commutable from: Addlestone, Aldershot, Alton, Bagshot, Basingstoke, Camberley, Chertsey, Cobham, Cranleigh, Crawley, Dorking, Egham, Epsom, Esher, Farnborough, Farnham, Feltham, Fleet, Frimley, Gatwick, Godalming, Guildford, Horsham, Kingston, Leatherhead, Lightwater, London, Reading, Redhill, Reigate, Slough, Staines, Sunbury, Walton, West Byfleet, Weybridge, Windlesham, Windsor, Woking and Yateley.

Howett Thorpe recruit 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 are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and 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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