Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Portsmouth
Reference: 946426
Contact Name: Jessica Harfield
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 28, 2020 17:16

Job Description

An SME business on the outskirts of Portsmouth is recruiting an Assistant Accountant on a permanent basis. 

This position is within a medium sized manufacturing business with a strong brand. Due to an increase in business demand, we are recruiting an Assistant Accountant as a growth role.

Reporting to the Financial Controller, duties include:-
  • Overseeing AP and AR activities 
  • Preparation of P&L statement and balance sheets on a timely and accurate manner
  • Preparation of depreciation, accruals, prepayments, journals and any other relevant adjustment
  • Assisting with month end close 
  • Producing MI reports for stakeholders internally 
The successful candidate will have the following attributes:-
  • AAT qualified 
  • Experience producing accounts to trial balance 
  • Confident working on bespoke ERP systems