Location : Basingstoke & Deane
Post Date : 23 February 2017
Employment Type : Temporary
Job Order Number : 468566
Line of Business : Accounting and Finance
An Accounts Assistant is required to join a busy SME business based in Basingstoke for a period of 6 months. If you are an immediately available finance professional with significant experience covering all aspects of sales ledger, banking and month end reporting then please apply to find out more.This is a critical role within the finance team of five which will suit a candidate used to working with a high degree of accuracy and who has the ability to pro-actively resolve issues quickly and efficiently.
In this Accounts Assistant role there is particular emphasis on the sales ledger and credit control, including the collection and processing of receipts and preparation of balance sheet reconciliations (including bank) assistance with month end and production of reports, preparation of cash forecast.You will also be responsible for assisting with month end, the production of reports, journal posting and preparation of cash forecasts.
The successful Accounts Assistant will be an experienced transactional finance professional who is immediately available and can demonstrate a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail in previous roles. Experience of sales ledger processing and basic debt chasing is critical and highly desirable. It is therefore essential that you are comfortable solving queries on the phone and working independently to solve invoicing and collection problems with minimal guidance in a busy and demanding environment.
Our client is a growing UK based business within the publishing sector with its headquarters based in modern offices in Basingstoke. You will be part of a compact finance team of five people so being a team player is essential. There is ample parking available and the nearest train station is a mere ten minute walk away.
Salary & Benefits
This Accounts Assistant role will pay £23,000 - £25,000 per annum.
Robert Half Ltd acts as an employment business for temporary positions and an employment agency for permanent positions. Robert Half is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Suitable candidates with equivalent qualifications and more or less experience can apply.
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