Assistant Accountant
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 22/03/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  641354


Robert Half are supporting a well known business with the recruitment of an Assistant Accountant. We are looking for ambitious and driven individuals for this newly created role on a temporary basis. You will report directly into a qualified accountant which will provide an excellent platform for personal development and career progression. You will be joining a busy finance function which will ensure that each and every day is different. If you are actively studying (ACCA/CIMA) - this role may be a perfect fit for you.

The Role

  • Processing purchase invoices and delivery notes
  • Dealing with purchase ledger/sales ledger queries
  • Assisting the qualified accountant with month end close and year end statutory accounts
  • Supplier statement reconciliations and payments
  • Assist with cash flow forecasting
  • Daily Processing of bank transactions and monthly bank reconciliations
  • Prepare inter-company reconciliations and arranging bank transfers
  • Raise applications for payment and sales invoices to customers
  • Preparing and posting journals

Candidate Profile

  • Part qualified candidates in ACCA and CIMA are desirable
  • Relevant experience within a finance/accountancy setting
  • Be highly computer-literate and experience of Sage is desirable
  • Possess excellent spoken and written communication skills
  • Strong organisations skills and attention to detail
  • Maintain the company brand and image through all external and internal communications

Salary & Benefits

£11.00 - £14.00 per hour depending on experience

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms:

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