Assistant Accountant


Up to £26000 per annum


United Kingdom,Cumbria

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One of the success stories of 2022 are now looking to expand its finance team again. This is a great opportunity to join a "best in class" team and will undoubtedly enhance your CV.

Reporting to an engaging Finance Manager, your duties will include :

  • Purchase ledger including data entry, account reconciliations and month end duties
  • Ensuring expense claims are accurate and supported by invoices, posting to Sage in a timely manner and reconciling to payments made
  • Process all credit card transactions in a timely manner to Sage, ensuring entries are supported by valid invoices and all statements reconciled
  • Check financial transactions for accuracy, ensuring transactions are accurately categorised and processed on a timely basis
  • Assist with the month-end close, including preparing and processing month-end journals and ensuring all AP month end deadlines are met.
  • Assisting with accruals and prepayments preparation as required
  • Support the annual external audit process,
  • Assist in the development, implementation and continuous improvement of AP systems, procedures, and controls

The ideal candidate will be studying AAT and a study package is available. On top of a competitive salary the successful Assistant Accountant can expect to enjoy 25 days holiday, pension as well as an early Friday finish.

My client operates on a hybrid working pattern and the successful candidate will have the opportunity to work at home with a requirement to visit the office twice a week.

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