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Assistant Accountant - 6 month FTC

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Assistant Accountant - 6 months FTC


A very exciting contract opportunity has come up as as Assistant Accountant in a dynamic, successful and growing company. This company is going from strength to strength and has exciting plans for 2021, so it's a great time to join their experienced Finance Department for a Global Retail Brand! Looking for ambitious people who want to progress in their career!

Location:Hertford based, 3 days a week
Salary £30,000 - £40,000 depending on experience


Job Description:

  • Assist with the preparation of the Monthly Management Accounts
  • Balance sheet reconciliation and bank reconciliations
  • Liaising with senior stakeholders and supporting with operational decision making
  • Assist with the preparation of VAT returns
  • Raising and posting month end journals
  • Preparing reports and financial statements
  • Working on company budgets, quarterly and annually
  • Working on new projects, implementing and developing financial systems and processes
  • Creating business strategies to generate shareholder value


Skills and Personal Attributes:

  • Part Qualified (CIMA, ACA, ACCA) and proven experience or QBE
  • Organised, hard working and great initiative
  • A great team player with excellent communication skills
  • Strong IT skills and intermediate to advanced Microsoft Excel skills
  • Immediately available to start and interview