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Accounts Assitant

Job Title: Accounts Assitant
Contract Type: contract
Location: Royston, Hertfordshire
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + plus benefits
Duration: 12
REF: RH239AA_1569257335
Contact Name: Rory Hunt
Contact Email:
Job Published: 11 months ago

Job Description

Accounts Assistant- 12 month FTC- up to £28,000 plus benefits

Royston, Hertfordshire

Our client,a business jumping from strength to strength,is actively on the lookout for a bright individual with a strong determination to go above and beyond set goals.The successful candidate will: be immediately available, have previous experience in a similar role and is keen on becoming a qualified accountant.

Desired qualities:

- Strong attention to detail
- Ability to communicate at all levels
- Confident with Excel
- Pro-active work ethic

Key responsibilities:

- Monthly financial close - Preparation of general ledger journal entries to record accounting transactions including prepayments and accruals, recharges
- Accurate maintenance of fixed asset registers including, recording additions / disposals, depreciation entries and reconciliation to the general ledger
- Intercompany invoicing, processing and reconciliation
- Preparation of VAT returns
- Preparation of monthly finance packs, account analysis and reconciliations
- Preparation of statutory accounts
- Liaising with auditors
- Documentation and monitoring of internal controls and procedures
- Ad hoc tasks as required

In return, you will be entitled to a competitive salary and benefit package. This will provide a great opportunity to gain valuable experience within a sizeable entity. Should you make a name for yourself, there is a very high chance that this assignment could be extended or even made permanent.

Vitae Financial Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.