Assistant Accountant

Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
£27500 - £30000 per annum
24 Mar 2021
23 Apr 2021
JN -032021-2549527
Joe West
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Part qualified

This Assistant accountant position is being recruited on a temp to perm basis with the role initially being able to work from home and transitioning back into the offices over the next few months. This company operate within the retail and Ecommerce area and this newly created role is looking for an experienced Assistant Accountant comfortable across, AR, Reconciliations and banking

Client Details

My client are based in Hemel Hempstead with operations in the North of England and London. The Financial Controller is very personable and experienced whom is very keen to share her information with someone who can take ownership over the AR ledger and manage the financial transactions surrounding the banking, reconciliations and Billing of there key customers.


Assistant Accountant duties and responsibilities;

  • Manage the AR ledger including the initial clearing of backlog
  • Reconciliations to include bank recs, supplier statements
  • Investigating non reconcilable errors
  • Billing
  • Credit control to include resending statements/invoices and managing client invoicing queries
  • Bank postings via Natwest bankline
  • Assist with updating the fixed asset register


The Assistant Accountant - Temp to Perm will have experience across all areas ideally of the above listed duties and will also have the below characteristics and skills;

  • Eagerness to roll your sleeves up and muck in
  • An attitude of continuous improvement to help automate processes that have historically been more manual
  • Team player
  • Not precious and eager to be part of assisting the team where necessary
  • Problem solver
  • Based locally to Hemel Hempstead
  • Available to start on the 19th April
  • Eager to fulfil the role on a permanent basis after the initial 3 month assignment

Job Offer

Great Retail and Ecommerce company offering competitive benefits once you've progressed into the permanent role, a supportive management team with flexibility to work form home and on site with the role initially being at home for the first month.

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