Robert Half

assistant accountant

England, Surrey, Guildford
£15 - £18 per annum
01 Dec 2017
29 Dec 2017
Victoria Prince
Qualification Level
Part qualified
Professional Membership
Contract Type

Robert half finance and accounting are actively recruiting for a temporary assistant accountant to support a well-established manufacturing business in Aldershot. The role is being offered as a 9 month temporary assignment.

With onsite parking the business is looking to recruit an assistant accountant to join a well performing finance team. The ideal candidate will be someone with a can do attitude.

Key Responsibilities.
  • Assisting in preparing management accounts.
  • Assisting in preparing budgets and forecasts.
  • Assisting in preparing VAT returns.
  • Maintenance of cashbook entries.
  • Bank reconciliations..
  • Sales and purchasing invoicing.
  • Accruals and prepayments.
  • Posting journals.
  • Responsibility for profit and loss.
  • Liaising with third parties.
  • Ad hoc duties.

Your Profile

The successful assistant accountant is likely to have had previous experience of working within a busy finance function. Advanced Excel is required and therefore you will be asked to complete a short Excel test. The ability to work solely and as part of a team is essential.

The Company

The role is based in the company's established offices in Aldershot. This company is a market leading manufacturing business with a strong, respected brand.

Salary and Benefits

£18 per hour, onsite parking.

Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that you have read and accept the following terms: