JOB TITLE: Accounts Assistant


Industry : Commercial & Finance Job Location : Hounslow
Job Reference : 10537JB Job Category : Accountancy
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 19/03/2014
 
Salary & Benefits : £26000 - £29000 per annum + CIMA qualification
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

Job Title: Accounts Assistant Location:Heathrow Salary:£26000-£29000 + support towards CIMA qualification The Role Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for an Accounts Assistant to provide general support to the lead accountant and stand in for the role in their absence and perform general administration duties in the Heathrow area.


Job Description

Job Title: Accounts Assistant
Location:Heathrow
Salary:£26000-£29000 + support towards CIMA qualification

The Role

Bluefire Consulting are recruiting for an Accounts Assistant to provide general support to the lead accountant and stand in for the role in their absence and perform general administration duties in the Heathrow area. The main responsibilities include:
*Providing general support to the lead accountant
*Processing all invoices, cash expenses and supplier payments
*Handling incoming enquiries and customer queries
*Following up late payments and assist with recharge invoices
*Preparing Foreign VAT claims
*General adhoc administration duties

The Candidate

The ideal Accounts Assistant will be have an awareness of accounting functions and knowledge of double entry. Ideally our client is looking for a candidate that is AAT that has previously worked in an accounting environment. You must be able to prepare period close figures and a basic understanding of balance sheets. Also you must have worked previously with multi currencies. You must be computer literate and proficient in the use of Excel and have used functions such as V look Up and Macros. Desirable attributes for the Account Assistant:
*A history of working with US corporation and US GAAP
* Knowledge of Syteline
*H&S Administration background

The Client

Our client is worldwide and provides technological services to airports around the world. They assist with general air flight support and manufacturing industrial machinery. The Accounts team is a small close knit unit part of a busy office comprising of 3 different departments.

The Package

25 days plus standard 8 bank holidays and contributory pension scheme available. Our client has also invested the interest of providing support for CIMA qualification.

Bluefire Consulting Ltd is a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.

Reference: 10537JB


Job Keywords

CIMA; AAT; Accounts Assistant; Accountant; Accounts; Trainee Accountant; Trainee; finance; US GAAP; Heathrow



Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Accountancy recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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