Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Cordant People
Location
Chelmsford
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
14 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assistant Accountant
Chelmsford
Salary up to £28000

25 days holiday and excellent benefits

A leading independent insurance company based in Chelmsford, are looking for an Assistant Accountant, reporting to a Financial Accountant and providing support to the claims team in Chelmsford and London. This is an fantastic opportunity for a candidate who is starting their accounting career and has AAT qualifications and wishing to progress further. The company offer excellent working conditions, the opportunity to progress with their qualifications and career.

Type: Permanent Date Posted: 10/05/2017 Job Reference: 19496920
Responsibilities
The role includes controlling and reconciling the third party providers process, and assisting with Finance Team processes

Processing/reconciling data provided by other departments and external TPA's in respect of accruals, adjustments and all other non-interfaced data

Reconciliation of claims transactions between the TPA's and the claims systems on a monthly basis, ensuring accurate and timely payments

Provide support to the claims administration process, working closely with them in the monitoring, reviewing, and recommending appropriate account limits and adjustments

Analysis of ledger information as required by the Financial Accountant. Prepare audit and management information. Assist with the development of new processes

Support the department and team administration including maintaining files, and providing cover and assistance within the P&C UK finance team

Requirements
AAT qualified with a desire to study for a further recognised accounting qualification

Good MS Office Skills - especially Excel

Knowledge of Aggresso

Knowledge of CODA


Desirable
Attention to detail

Good communication skills

Team working

Problem solving

Working to deadlines/time management

Salary/Benefits
up to £28000
25 days holiday
Contributory company pension

Plus many other benefits
9am-5pm (35 hours)

Key Skills
Accountancy, Reconciliation, AAT, Accounts Payable, Credit Control

Cordant People are an equal opportunities employer

Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.