Robert Half

Assistant Accountant

Robert Half
England, Berkshire, Newbury
£13 - £15 per hour
10 May 2018
07 Jun 2018
Dale Owen
Qualification Level
Not qualified
Contract Type

An Assistant Accountant is required to join a growing manufacturing business based near Newbury for a period of 3 months. If you are immediately available and have significant experience covering all aspects of sales ledger, purchase ledger banking and journal posting then please apply to find out more.

This is a critical role within a small finance team which will suit an outgoing candidate used to working with a high degree of accuracy.

The Role

In this temporary Assistant Accountant role you will be responsible for:
  • managing all aspects of the sales and purchase ledgers, including monthly statement reconciliations.
  • You will also take ownership of all banking duties, including reconciliations and posting.
  • In addition, you will be responsible for posting varied payroll information to the 3rd party payroll provider.
  • You will also be responsible for assisting with month end, the production of reports and journal posting.

Your Profile

The successful temporary Assistant Accountant will be an experienced transactional finance professional who can demonstrate a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail in previous roles. Experience of and all-round finance role is highly desirable, as is exposure to the manufacturing sector.

It is also important that you are comfortable solving queries on the phone and working independently to solve any problems with minimal guidance in a busy environment.

The Company

Our client is a growing UK business within the manufacturing sector. You will be part of a compact finance team of three people but have exposure to a larger team of five as well so being a team player is essential. There is ample parking available as well as close proximity to bus routes and the local railway station.

Salary & Benefits

This temporary Assistant Accountant role will pay £13-£15 per hour plus holiday pay, parking is provided and some flexibility around working hours is feasible.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms: