Accounts Assistant
30k - 35k

Assistant Accountant

Ref: 351| Posted: 12th Jan 2022

Assistant Accountant 

International, rapidly expanding Cyber Security technology commercialisation organisation requires an Assistant Accountant (Part-qualified). Reporting directly to the financial controller you will be responsible for the day-to-day running of finance for several group companies. 

In return you will be working for a growing company, working a hybrid between 2 - 3 days in the office and the rest from home, You will receive a salary of up to 35k and be granted share options within 6 - 12 months of joining, private medical, workplace pension and life assurance. 

As Assistant Accountant you will be responsible for: 

  •  Preparation of monthly accounts from templates, to agreed deadlines.
  • Analysing results and explaining variances.
  • Accruals, prepayments, fixed assets and balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Calculate KPI information, such as utilisation and recoverability.
  • Support preparation of half yearly and annual accounts.
  • Prepare audit deliverables.
  • Support preparation of business plans, budgets and forecasts.
  • VAT returns.
  • Generating sales invoices, revenue recognition
  • Ad hoc projects to support FC and Executive team.

To fulfil the role of Assistant Accountant you will have / be: 

  • Fully qualified AAT or part qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA with at least 2 years accounting experience 
  • Previous Sales and purchase ledge experience 
  • Proactive, willing to take on new tasks and find solutions 
  • Experience of working with SAGE
  • Advanced Excel user and proficiency in all other Microsoft Office apps
  • Ability to forward plan, spot risks, opportunities and threats and propose a course of action 

Based in Waterloo and from home 35k - 38k + benefits - Immediate start