Robert Half

Assistant Accountant

Robert Half
England, Berkshire, Maidenhead
£25000 - £30000 per annum
04 Dec 2018
01 Jan 2019
Dale Owen
Qualification Level
Not qualified
Contract Type

An Assistant Accountant is required to join a dynamic and growing business based in Maidenhead for a period of 6 months. If you are immediately available or available on one weeks' notice and have significant experience covering all aspects of sales ledger, purchase ledger, expenses, banking and journal posting then please apply to find out more.

This is a critical role within a small international 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:
  • Reviewing employee expense claim for correct documentation, coding and application of corporate policy.
  • Processing Supplier invoices
  • Support for Customer invoicing and partner accruals
  • Statutory reporting (EC Sales Lists, VAT Returns)
  • Balance Sheet reconciliations
  • P&L analysis / spend tracking with budget holders
  • Month end close Journals
  • Accruals and prepayments

Your Profile

The successful 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 working in an international, multi-entity environment in an all-round finance role is highly desirable, along with an outgoing personality and the ability to get along with a variety of stakeholders, including customers.

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 international business within the technology sector. You will be part of a compact finance team of six people but have exposure to a larger team of so being a team player is essential. There is limited parking available however the office has fantastic links to bus routes and is walking distance to the local railway station.

Salary & Benefits

This Assistant Accountant role will pay £25,000-£30,000 per annum 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: