Assistant Accountant

09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Absolute Accountancy Recruitment are delighted to be working with a successful company who are in their 10th year trading and are enjoying continual growth year on year. They are now seeking to add a progressive Assistant Accountant to join their team. The company are looking to implement new accounting software/IT equipment/policies and procedures and the successful candidate would need to be able to assist in the changes.

Main duties & responsibilities will entail

  • Raising and processing purchase orders
  • Purchase and Sales Ledger management
  • Identifying and liaising with suppliers regarding invoice discrepancies
  • Nominal Ledger management
  • Credit control of key clients and management of their requirements
  • Expense's Management
  • Bank Reconciliation
  • Upkeep of financial information on project management software
  • Support Financial Controller with month end reporting
  • Working with Financial Controller to implement new systems/IT
  • Implementation of process and procedures
  • Driven and looking for a challenge
  • IT Savvy with good Excel skills (vlookup/Pivot)

Qualifications & experience required:

  • AAT qualified or study towards CIMA/ACCA OR QBE
  • Experience in an accounts role relevant with this role
  • Can work on own initiative/with minimal supervision
  • Understanding of Project Management

Due to the large numbers of responses we receive, despite our best efforts it is not possible to respond to every application. Therefore, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for this particular role and if you haven’t heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please feel free however to apply for further roles and we will certainly keep your details on file and contact you with suitable vacancies.