Robert Half

Assistant Accountant

Robert Half
England, Oxfordshire, Abingdon
£26000 - £30000 per annum
21 May 2018
18 Jun 2018
James Lamb
Qualification Level
Not qualified, Part qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type

The Role

An exciting, national business based near Abingdon are looking to recruit an Assistant Accountant to join their team paying up to £30,000 including an attractive benefits package.

Responsibilities of the role include, but not limited to:
  • Assist with month-end up to trial balance
  • Balance sheet and bank reconciliations
  • Inputting the monthly payroll
  • Submitting VAT returns
  • Assist with year-end statutory accounts
  • Handle finance-related queries
  • Liaise with a variety of internal and external stakeholders

The Company

The successful Assistant Accountant will be working from their office situated near Abingdon.

The Candidate

It is essential that candidates have previously assisted with month-end, comfortable with accruals, prepayments and journals. A strong transactional background is also required, as the successful candidate will be required to manage both sides of the ledger.

It is highly desirable that candidates are AAT qualified, however those able to demonstrate an in-depth bookkeeping knowledge are urged to apply.

Intermediate Excel skills are required, including: pivot tables, v-look ups and sum-ifs. The successful candidate will be expected to liaise confidently with a variety of stakeholders and work successfully in a seldom finance role.

Salary and Benefits

The salary for this role is paying up to £30,000 including an attractive benefits package.

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: