Assistant Accountant

Page Personnel Finance
Oxford, UK
Competitive salary
16 Aug 2019
26 Sep 2019
Reporting directly to the Accountant they will work as part of a fast-paced and busy team to ensure the efficient and accurate reporting of funds. This is a great opportunity for someone to gain experience across various finance functions.

Client Details

The client is a large commercial business based in Central Oxford. The Assistant Accountant role has come about due to an internal promotion. They are a business who are constantly look to develop and help their members of staff grow.


The key responsibilities of the Assistant Accountant are as follows:
  • Monthly & quarterly client reporting
  • Submission of VAT returns and preparation of VAT reports
  • Reconciliation and control of client bank accounts including investigation & correction of reconciling items
  • Liaising with clients and chasing outstanding payments
  • Responding to client queries
  • Processing supplier invoices and preparation of payment runs
  • Daily checking numerous bank accounts and allocating receipts to the relevant clients


The successful Assistant Accountant will:
  • Use initiative and take a proactive and problem solving approach to complex queries
  • Be a strong team player who can work well under pressure, use initiative, meet deadlines and prioritise your workload effectively
  • AAT qualified is advantageous
  • A professional outlook with regard to appearance, behaviour and attitude

Job Offer

On offer for the relevant candidate is a salary of up to £28,000

Along with an attractive benefits package