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Assistant Accountant

  • Location Hitchin
  • Job type Permanent
  • Reference BBBH135722

Job Description

  • Managing day-to-day transactions in the company ledgers
  • Reconciling bank accounts
  • Assisting with the production of monthly management accounts
  • Assisting the finance department and senior accounting staff members with various tasks, including preparation of records for year-end statements
  • Completing VAT returns UK/Ireland
  • Handling accruals and prepayments
  • Posting journals provided by other colleagues
  • Preparing cash flow statements in line with Group requirements
  • Reconciling intercompany balances
  • Other ad hoc accounting duties as required

The Successful Applicant

  • AAT qualified/part qualified, ACCA part-qualified
  • Strong bookkeeping skills; knowledge of Business Maths
  • Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Motivated, Well organised
  • Good levels of initiative
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Knowledge of working in a similar role previously
  • Previous SAP experience is desirable