Assistant Accountant - Basingstoke

Assistant Accountant - Basingstoke

We are currently recruiting for an Assistant Accountant position (Fixed Term Maternity Cover), which is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is AAT qualified or equivalent to work in our centralised accounts team based at West Way Nissan, Basingstoke. You will be providing support for the Accountants in the production of accurate and timely monthly accounts and other financial tasks as required.

The position is initially for a fixed term period of up to 1 year to cover maternity leave.

The Person;

  • AAT qualified or working towards the equivalent professional exams.
  • Strong excel skills and IT literate
  • Highly organised with excellent communication skills

The ideal candidate will have a good head for numbers and be able to demonstrate solid experience in the following areas:

  • Preparation of monthly management accounts to trial balance
  • Review and analyse financial information and provide comments on variances
  • Balance sheet nominal account reconciliations, Cash and bank reconciliations
  • Regularly review the sales and purchase ledgers for overdue amounts and any other issues that require addressing
  • Check the raising of and posting of sales invoices and statements
  • Chase outstanding debts

Please apply by sending your CV and a covering letter quoting reference Assistant Accountant Basingstoke.