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Accounts Assistant - 6 month FTC

  • Location City and District of St. Albans
  • Job type Permanent
  • Reference BBBH125942

Investigo Finance & Accounting are exclusively partnering with a large UK Retail client based in St Albans who are looking to appoint an Accounts Assistant for a 6 months Contract.

In the position of Accounts Assistant Reporting to a Senior Finance Manager assisting with all aspects of the assistant accounting.

The role is 2/3 days in the office in St Albans, the rest from home.

Key responsibilities

    • Balance Sheet Reconciliation
    • Bank Reconciliations
    • Assist with the preparation of VAT returns
    • Receive and process invoices and expense claims
    • Raising and posting Month End Journals
    • Preparing reports and financial statements
    • Working on company budgets, quarterly and annually
    • Responsible for internal audits
    • Implementing and developing financial systems and policies
    • Controlling and forecasting income and expenditure
    • Creating business strategies to generate shareholder value
    • Build partnerships with colleagues within the team to ensure a collaborative approach and effective delivery of projects

Person Specification

Intermediate Excel skills (to include Pivot tables)

Experience of providing financial information for review

Ability to manage own work load adhering to tight month end deadlines


£30,000 to £35,000