Accounts Assistant / Assistant Accountant

  • £24000 - £26000 per annum
  • Portsmouth
  • Posted: 15/11/2021
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 387142335

Job Details

Sheridan Maine are currently recruiting on an exclusive basis for an Accounts Assistant / Assistant Accountant to join an exciting and rapidly expanding business based in Portsmouth.  This is an exciting and newly created role which will cover a mixture of transactional accounting and assist the Finance Controller with the month end process.
Working as part of a friendly team, in a dynamic environment, you will initially be responsible for the following with a view develop as the business grows:

  • Checking and posting purchase ledger invoices
  • Reconciling supplier statements and dealing with any queries
  • Setting up new suppliers
  • Posting payments
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Preparing the VAT returns for approval
  • Assisting with the month end process
The ideal candidate will have experience working in a similar role and be studying towards the AAT qualification, with the desire to study and progress further.
An excellent benefits package including study support, private medical insurance and access to the on site gym
You are required to be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.

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