Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Page Personnel Finance
Location
Reading
Salary
£24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

On behalf of a business based in Reading I am recruiting for permanent assistant accountant to join their growing finance team.

Client Details

This international market leader offers a fantastic working environment and endless career opportunities with regular internal promotions.

Description

The successful candidate for this assistant accountant role will be responsible for the following:

  • Preparation of monthly financial accounting data including calculating and processing accruals, prepayments and other entries as required
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Completion of month end accounting processes
  • Reconciliation of intercompany payables including invoice entry, statement reconciliations and monthly payment cycles
  • Month end gross margin analysis including verification and explanation of variances
  • Review of financial statements.Reconciliation of intercompany positions
  • Posting of bank transactions

Profile

In order to be considered for the role you will:

  • Be degree educated/AAT Qualified and ideally studying the early stages of ACCA or CIMA
  • Have previously worked in an accounts role for the past 2-3 years
  • Be able to work well under pressure
  • Be able to use Excel to an intermediate standard including Pivot Tables and V-Look Ups

Job Offer

This position offers a highly competitive salary and benefits package along with a very clear path for career progression within a commercially focused finance team.