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Accounts Assistant

Hays A&F
England, Hampshire, Southampton
£24000.0 - £28000.0 per annum + Circa £26k per annum
Closing date
Feb 27, 2024

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Job Role
Accounts Assistant
Travel & Tourism
Contract Type
Full Time
Level of qualification
CIMA, CIMA: Not qualified

Job Details

Your new company
You will be working for a local business looking to grow their finance team. This company are based in Southampton and are looking for someone to be responsible for the reporting and transactional aspects of the financial operations.
Your new role

  • Responsible for ensuring daily ledger integrity and implementing controls
  • Assisting the wider team with queries on daily transactions and posting to systems
  • Responsible for petty cash management
  • Providing daily revenue figures to senior management
  • Reconciling payments on a daily basis and resolving any discrepancies
  • Ensuring VAT is posted correctly and assistance with VAT returns
  • Responsible for prepayments
  • Assisting sales ledger and purchase ledger where required
  • Monthly bank accounts reconciliation
  • Month end accounts and balance sheet reconciliation
  • Supporting Head of Finance with ad hoc reporting as required

What you'll need to succeed

  • Full Right to Work in the UK, with prior experience within a finance team in the UK
  • Experience working in a similar role
  • Accounting data entry skills with an ability to identify numerical errors
  • Intermediate/Advanced Microsoft Excel user - essential
  • Strong written and oral communication skills

What you'll get in return
You will earn a competitive salary of circa £26k per annum alongside a number of other benefits as follows:

  • Employee discounts offered across business
  • 28 days' holiday inclusive of bank holidays
  • Study support (membership, paid time off 1 day per exam, half day per module & exam day off)
  • Free parking on site
  • Company pension

What you need to do now
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