Robert Half

Accounts Assistant

Robert Half
England, Hampshire, Southampton
£15 - £18 per hour
04 Jan 2019
01 Feb 2019
Victoria Prince
Qualification Level
Not qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type

Robert half finance and accounting are actively recruiting for an Assistant Accountant to join a well-established retail business in Southampton. This is a interim role, working with a lovely family owned business that is growing.

With onsite parking the business is looking to recruit an Assistant Accountant to join a well performing finance team. Due to growth this position has become available. The ideal candidate will be someone with a can do attitude.

Key Responsibilities.
  • Assisting in preparing management accounts.
  • Assisting in preparing budgets and forecasts.
  • Assisting in preparing VAT returns.
  • Maintenance of cashbook entries.
  • Bank reconciliations.
  • Sales and purchasing invoicing.
  • Accruals and prepayments.
  • Posting journals.
  • Responsibility for profit and loss.
  • Liaising with third parties.
  • Ad hoc duties.

Your Profile

The successful Assistant Accountant is likely to have had previous experience of working within a busy finance function. Advanced Excel is required and therefore you will be asked to complete a short Excel test. The ability to work solely and as part of a team is essential.

The Company

The role is based in the company's established offices in Southampton. This company is a family owned retail business with a strong, respected brand.

Salary and Benefits

£15 per hour

Onsite parking

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: