Assistant Accountant


  • £27000 - £28500 per annum
  • Southampton
  • Posted: 11/06/2024
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 387148619

Job Details

Sheridan Maine is excited to partner with a well known and thriving client based in Southampton to recruit for an Assistant Accountant. 
 
Joining a welcoming and supportive team environment within the finance department, the successful candidate will play a pivotal role in transactional finance.  Study support is available for the successful candidate.
 
As the Assistant Accountant, key responsibilities will include:   


  • Preparing key information for the monthly management accounts pack
  • Month end accounts and balance sheet reconciliation
  • Bank account reconciliation
  • Assisting with sales & purchase ledger when required
  • Reconcile payments and resolve queries
  • Prepayments
  • Assist with VAT returns
 
Skills and experience we’re looking for: 


  • AAT qualified or working towards the qualification
  • Proven working experience in accounting and finance
  • Ability to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines in a dynamic and fast paced environment
  • Motivated and excels in a fast-paced environment
  • Driven to meet deadlines and targets, demonstrating a strong desire to succeed
  • Intermediate Excel skills for effective data management
  • Demonstrates excellent attention to detail and time management skills
 
If you are a dedicated professional with a background in accounting and finance, possessing the required skills and qualifications, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity.
 
You are required to be eligible to work in the UK full time without restriction.
 
Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore, if we have not responded to your application within five days, please assume that on this occasion your application has not been successful.


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