Assistant Accountant

14.00 - 17.00 GBP Hourly + GBP14.00 - GBP17.00/hour + bens
07 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
This is a superb time to be joining our award-winning Internationally successful business services organisation based in central Oxford, due to a recent expansion of their client base. Due to this recent expansion they require an Assistant Accountant, to join their expanding accounts department, to work with a very friendly, supportive accounts team.

This will be a fixed term Assistant Accountant contract for a 7 month period where you will take on responsibility for all of the consultancy billing, monitoring of project finances, credit control and sales ledger processing, and having responsibility for preparation of project budgets, resource plans and fee forecasts, invoicing, proposing improvements to systems and procedures,and also participating/contributing to resource planning meetings.My client would also consider someone on a 4 day week basis also.

You will be a team player who is assertive and approachable and you are likely to have gained around 2 years of billings or accounts experience gained. You will have strong communication skills and the ability to work on your own initiative and in a team environment.

Your duties as an Assistant Accountant will include:

- Being solely responsible for all consultancy billing

- Monitoring of project finances and liaising daily with Project Managers as and when required to resolve queries

- Credit Control and Sales Ledger Processing

- Recording and re-charging direct costs, expenses and sub-contract costs

- Preparing weekly and monthly performance reports

- Proposing improvements to systems and procedures, offering a pro-active approach to your work

- Assisting with purchase-to-pay system

- Daily use of Sage, in-house system and Excel

- Ad-hoc duties

Profile of the Assistant Accountant

- Broad experience of accounts duties

- Very good understanding of Excel, and accounting packages

- Available at short notice to commence this contract role

- Be able to offer speed and accuracy

- Able to organise and plan effectively

This is a superb Assistant Accountant opportunity, where you will enjoy working with a very friendly, supportive, experienced team, and where you will receive full training. Please contact me for further details on this 7 month FTC position, based in central Oxford.

For more information on the role of Assistant Accountant please contact me directly

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