Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
E-Personnel Recruitment Ltd
Location
Swindon
Salary
£21,000 per annum
Posted
09 Sep 2017
Closes
07 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An opportunity to work for an expanding, company now seeking an Assistant Accountant to work across a portfolio of projects.

This is a full time permanent role based in Swindon, Wiltshire paying GBP21-GBP23k per annum depending on skills and experience.

The successful candidate will be subjected to full security and financial clearance checks.

Responsibilities

  • Create and post client invoices into SAP
  • Create and post month end journals (including accruals and prepayments)
  • Verify supplier invoices as per the contract agreement and within the time schedules agreed with the client
  • Ensure that the supplier invoices which are disputed are well documented and communicated within the time schedules as agreed with the client
  • Liaise with the supplier, other team members and client to ensure speedy resolution of supplier invoice disputes
  • Support the Senior Accounts Clerk / Lead Project Accountant on tasks such as preparation of regular or ad-hoc reports, month-end close process, budgets & forecasts etc.
  • Assist Lead Accountant in month end duties including but not limited to, raising client invoices, posting journals, month end reporting and forecasting
  • Provide support for quarterly SOX and compliance testing
  • Support the Lead Accountant / Accountant by carrying out ad-hoc tasks
  • Develop process and guidance notes
  • Provide cover for Account Clerks
  • Any other ad-hoc tasks as may be required

About You

  • Have experience within a similar position
  • Be AAT qualified or working towards AAT qualification (or equivalent)
  • Be happy to undergo full security and financial checks