Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Battle, East Sussex
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Reference: T2KL/1375000
Contact Name: Sammons Group
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 22, 2019 09:05

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen with one of our clients in the Battle area for the position of Assistant Accountant.

Hours of Work:

7.30am to 4.30pm

Duties will include:

  • Assisting the Management Accountant on a day-to-day basis as well as with month end processes
  • VAT returns, Intrastat and EC sales listings
  • Reconciliation of balance sheets
  • Accruals and prepayments
  • Supporting with payment runs
  • Assisting with forecasts and budgeting
  • Posting invoices and raising credits
  • Daily posting and allocation of cash receipts
  • Finance leases
  • Variance analysis
  • Other adhoc tasks as required

Applicants must have 2 years' experience, and must be conversant with Microsoft Office, particularly Excel. Previous experience of Epicor or manufacturing systems would be advantageous.

You will have excellent communication skills, with the ability to work with all levels in the Company. You must have good time management skills, be able to work well under pressure and prioritise your workload in order to meet deadlines. You must also have good attention to detail.

This role would suit candidates who are part qualified.

If you feel that this role doesn't match your skills and expertise, please visit our website for a variety of Permanent, Temporary and Contract vacancies.

We endeavour to reply to all applications. However if you have not heard from us within 7 days you have been unsuccessful with this particular role. You are very welcome to apply to future advertisements placed by The Sammons Group.

The Sammons Group is an Employment Business and Employment Agency as defined by the EAA Regulations 2003, and we abide by the Code of Practice of our industry body (the Recruitment & Employment Confederation - REC).

We are committed to supporting and promoting diversity in the workplace, and welcome applications from candidates regardless of age, belief, disability, ethnic origin/nationality, gender/gender reassignment, marital/civil partnership status, pregnancy/maternity, or sexual orientation - we recruit on the basis of talent. If you require reasonable adjustments in the recruitment process, please let us know.

We regret that as a recruitment consultancy we are unable to seek visas for applicants not holding current entitlement to work in the UK.

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