Assistant Accountant

Banbury, Oxfordshire
£26000 - £32000 per annum + Study Package, Pension, Bupa Healthcare
12 Nov 2021
03 Dec 2021
JN -112021-4524976
Sajid Hussain
Contract type
Full time
Experience level
Part qualified

I am searching for an experienced, positive and professional Finance Assistant or Assistant Accountant to join my clients rapidly expanding firm here in Banbury.

Client Details

The client is a family run firm specialising in the construction industry.


This Assistant Accountant will need:

  • To assist with the preparation of monthly management accounts, including payments, monthly P&L reporting, accruals and reconciliation of bank accounts.
  • To process Sub contractor applications and payments, including the reconciliation of statements and verification with HMRC
  • To Process Accounts receivable invoices and payments including credit control (limited)
  • Processing expense forms sent in by staff, including processing reports at month end with these
  • To support in producing a Trial Balance, managing ledgers, journals and balance sheets as required.
  • To support budget preparation including forecasting, report compilation and provision of projections.
  • To process bank payments.
  • To carry out bank reconciliations and provide reports to support effective cash flow management.
  • To provide information as required to the Company Accountant to enable timely management reporting, including variance and accounts analysis.
  • To support external audits as and when required.
  • To complete and submit CIS ,VAT and other statutory returns as and when required.
  • To reconcile credit card statements and vouch to receipts
  • General administration including filing, photocopying and answering the phone.
  • Provision of cover duties for reception and switchboard.
  • To carry out any other related duties which may reasonably be required from time to time.


This Assistant Accountant will need the following skills and attributes:

  • Ideally needs proven experience in working in a similar role and preference to a part qualified or qualified candidate with at least two years industry experience in a busy accounts department that deals with project based accounting
  • Highly organised with a professional and positive manner.
  • Detail oriented
  • Great team player

Job Offer

  • £25,000 - £32,000 p.a (depending on experience)
  • On Site parking
  • Bupa Healthcare
  • Pension (5% contribution)
  • 23 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Laptop and Mobile provided