Assistant Accountant

Job details

Posted Tuesday 05 September 2023
Salary £30,000 - £35,000
Location Amersham
Job type Permanent
Reference 2893
Recruiter Name Martin Lawrence

Assistant Accountant - £30,000 - £35,000 - Iver -hybrid-working

We’re currently partnered with a rapidly growing company in the wholesale industry who are seeking a motivated and hands-on Assistant Accountant to join their finance team. Reporting to the Head of Finance, the successful candidate will be responsible for various accounting tasks including month-end. If you are looking to be part of a dynamic and exciting environment with ample opportunities for growth, please do click the apply button.


  • Setting up new suppliers and supplier payments
  • Entry of purchase ledger invoices including reconciliation
  • Timely processing and settlement of stock supplier invoices
  • Preparation of daily/weekly payment runs
  • Assisting with the daily business cashflow forecast and reporting
  • Processing journals
  • Recording bank entries for all current accounts and ensuring reconciling bank balances
  • Updating daily cashflow with bank transactions PO information
  • Preparing and posting monthly accrual, prepayment, and depreciation journals
  • Providing cover for the credit controller when necessary, learning, and performing day-to-day credit control tasks


  • Effective communication skills and ability to build a rapport with stakeholders
  • Experience in processing general bookkeeping tasks, including journals and bank reconciliations
  • Proficiency in Sage 200 accounting software (advantageous)
  • Relevant experience managing a purchase ledger in a multi-currency environment (advantageous)


  • 30 days' annual leave (including bank holidays), increasing annually with service.
  • Additional day off for your birthday.
  • Pension scheme.
  • Free parking.
  • Employee discounts on products.
  • Complimentary snacks and drinks.
  • Flexible working arrangements.