Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Southampton
Reference: 9894851
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 07, 2021 17:01

Job Description

Assistant Accountant
Up to £35k, Depending on Experience
Full Time, Permanent Position!

Dynamite Recruitment is currently recruiting for an Assistant Accountant to join one of our top clients based in Southampton. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to join a busy and experienced team.

The Role:
  • Supporting the Finance Director
  • Managing the daily accounting and financial tasks
  • Preparing fixed asset depreciation and accruals
  • Reconciling accounts by balancing finance information
  • Maintaining general ledger accounts
  • Controlling the Sales and Purchase ledger function
  • Preparing and entering invoices
  • Preparing reports and budgets for the Finance Director
  • Presenting debt and expenditure reports
  • Identify and resolve any financial discrepancies
  • Weekly payment runs
  • Managing petty cash
  • Assisting with VAT returns
  • Posting and reconciling entries for month end journals
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Assisting with preparing monthly management reports
  • Ad hoc duties as requested by the Finance Director
The Ideal Candidate:
  • Previous experience within a similar position
  • AAT qualified or studying ACA/ACCA/CIMA (desirable)
  • IT Literate including advanced Excel
  • Use of Xero (essential)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work to strict deadlines and prioritise under pressure
  • Strong telephone manner
Please contact Zoe Gilliland at Dynamite Recruitment for more details or apply now!!!!

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