Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Fareham, Hampshire
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH4138_1509612236
Contact Name: Dynamite Accountancy & Finance
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 02, 2017 08:43

Job Description

Assistant Accountant

£18-23k Depending on Experience

Full Time, Temporary Position!

Dynamite Recruitment is currently recruiting for an Assistant Accountant to join one of our prestigious clients based in Fareham on a temporary basis but could in fact go permanent in the short term.

The Role:

  • Maintaining financial records including filing and other related administration
  • Reconciling bank accounts
  • Processing and approving staff expenses/ company credit card expenses
  • Credit control, managing accounts receivable and liaising with clients on outstanding balances due
  • Assisting the Finance Manager in the completion of VAT returns to the HMRC
  • Managing client accounts and purchase ledger processing including raising sales and purchase ledger invoices and processing sales receipts
  • Preparation of financial reports, including variance reports and debtors' reports
  • Other ad-hoc financial and commercial duties to support the business as well as providing cover in the Finance Manager and Payroll/ Purchase Ledger Assistant's absence
  • Experience of using Sage 50 and will possess strong IT skills including advanced level Excel
  • Managing and posting petty cash
  • Assist the Finance Manager with the production of the Management Accounts on a monthly basis

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Good systems expertise, including Sage and Excel
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Attention to detail
  • Highly organised with efficient time management and ability to prioritise accordingly
  • Proactive
  • Proven experience in a similar Finance role
  • Positive and friendly with a "can do attitude"
  • A flair for creating amazing customer experiences
  • Good negotiation and influencing skills
  • Confident to make decisions and to stand by them
  • Passion for what you do
  • Excellent communication skills

This position is to start immediately or with a short notice period.

Please contact Leanne Storey at Dynamite Recruitment for more details or apply now!!!!

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Dynamite Recruitment Solutions Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.