Assistant Accountant
at Robert Half International UK

Date Posted: 12/11/2019

Job Description

Ref ID:  06490-0011255103


Robert Half are working in an exclusive partnership with a growing organisation in Oxford to recruit an Assistant Accountant role. This is a fantastic opportunity offering progression, variation and a long term career within a growing business. This is full-time permanent role that is offering a salary between £27,000 - £30,000 plus study support.

The Role

The main duties of the Assistant Accountant will consist of:

  • Preparing weekly cash flow forecasts
  • Preparing balance sheet reconciliations
  • Month-end journals
  • Quarterly VAT returns
  • Preparation of EC sales and intrastats
  • Bank reconciliations
  • Processing and allocating payments
  • Assisting with year-end audit
  • Assisting with sales ledger and queries


  • Must have strong transactional experience (sales or purchase ledger, credits and debits)
  • Ideally exposure to month-end management accounts preparation
  • ACCA or CIMA studier
  • Good attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills
  • Keen to progress
  • Competent user of Excel
  • Strong team player

Salary & Benefits

Our client is offering a salary between £27,000 - £30,000, study support, 25 days annual leave (plus bank holidays), pension scheme, on-site parking and other excellent benefits.

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Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type: Permanent
  • Location: Oxford, Oxfordshire
  • Job Type: Other
  • Experience: Not Specified
  • Date Posted: 12/11/2019

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