Assistant Accountant

  • £23000 - £28000 per annum
  • Tonbridge, Kent
  • Pearson Whiffin Accounts And Finance

Due to recent success our client has created a brand-new position for an Assistant Accountant to join their team.

This role will be a varied Accounts position including payroll, double entry bookkeeping, sales & purchase ledger, bank recs and more.

The successful candidate will have experience covering all aspects of accounts with a strong knowledge of processing payroll.

Although working in a team you will be required to be self-motivated and able to work autonomously to complete tasks.

Key Responsibilities:

* Process monthly payrolls including updating tax codes, lump sum payments etc.

* Preparation of trial balance

* Calculate accruals and prepayments.

* Matching, batching, and coding of purchase ledger invoices

* Matching, batching, and coding sales ledger invoices

* Overseeing multiple bank accounts, preparing bank reconciliations and reports daily

* Support with monthly accounts

Person Specification:

* A good knowledge of double entry bookkeeping.

* Strong knowledge of processing payroll including

* Able to prepare accounts to trial balance (desirable)

* Basic knowledge/experience in drafting statuary accounts (desirable)

* Good time management skills

* Able to communicate with key Directors and Stakeholders.

* AAT Qualification or studying

Salary up to £28K

Flexible working times (37.5 hours a week required)

Free parking

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