Assistant Accountant
Commerce & Industry

Assistant Accountant

Ref: 113| Posted: 29th Aug 2019

Niche business in Rochester are looking for an Assistant Accountant to cover a maternity, on a one year contract basis.  It’s a great business, who operate on a global scale to provide specialist freight services.  Ideally, the Assistant Accountant will be able to start at very short notice to ensure plenty of handover.

The Assistant Accountant role will be responsible for;

  • Posting and allocating of transactions from the bank statements
  • Processing sales invoices
  • Intercompany transactions
  • Preparing Accruals/Prepayments
  • Supporting month end tasks
  • Ad hoc analysis and providing commentary on the trends

In order to be successful in the role, the Assistant Accountant requires experience gained within a similar role, coupled with a clear understanding of debits and credits/the fundamentals of double entry bookkeeping.