Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

Job Title: Assistant Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Reference: BBBH12364_1535021809
Contact Name: Cherie Moore
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 23, 2018 11:56

Job Description

Assistant Accountant
Up to £30,000 plus benefits
Milton Keynes

We are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Assistant Accountant, to maintain and manage financial ledgers across multiple sites within an engineering-based business. Our client is a leading organisation within the generation industry, with the opportunity for an Assistant Accountant to join their team based in Milton Keynes.

As the Assistant Accountant, you will be responsible for:

  • Preparation of revenue invoices and debtors
  • Processing invoices in line with companies' policies and month-end reporting
  • Cash flow reporting and forecasting
  • Assisting with preparation for financial statements
  • Reconciliations
  • Tax and VAT submissions and record management
  • Cost analysis, posting of journals, etc.
  • Liaising with site managers & engineers across multiple sites
  • Monthly visits to sites to work with engineering teams on budgets, etc.
  • Other duties as required

To be considered for this opportunity, you should be an experienced accountant, either holding or working towards a CIMA or ACCA qualification. You should have experience dealing with multiple sites across a business, working within a small team and be knowledgeable of financial systems. Site travel is required once a month, therefore a full UK driving licence is essential.

The package on offer for this position includes an attractive basic salary up to £30,000 (depending on experience), plus company benefits including pension, holidays and healthcare. This is based on a 40hr week, Monday to Friday, 8am-5pm.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please email a copy of your latest CV to or call Cherie Moore on 02392 288 217.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.