Assistant Accountant Job | HT12992 - Howett Thorpe

Assistant Accountant
Camberley, Surrey

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Salary: £18,000 to £24,000 + AAT/ACCA study support

Benefits: AAT / ACCA study support
Reference number HT12992
Added on Sep 15, 2016

About The Role

You will be provided with full training to enable you to undertake the following duties:

  • Bookkeeping for clients and input of financial data onto accounting systems
  • Preparation of statutory and annual accounts for clients either from Sage Line 50, Excel or manual records under the supervision of more senior members of the team.
  • Preparation year end accounting files ready for audit either by internal or external auditors.
  • Preparation of financial statements, e.g.. reconciliation of inter-company balances, preparation of journals and schedules.

About Our Client

  • Accountancy firm based in Camberley with access to all amenities and free parking.
  • Full study support for AAT/ACCA provided.
  • Career progression

About You

The successful candidate will have a strong academic record and be able to demonstrate:

  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office especially Excel.
  • Experience of using a final statutory accounting package would be beneficial but not essential.
  • Sage Line 50 – some experience of this package would be useful but not essential.
  • AAT Studier/Qualified or ACCA Part Qualified.

Things you should know

This innovative business within the marketing sector are growing, progressive and looking for likeminded individuals who would like to develop with the organisation.


Howett Thorpe recruit for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe are acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role and comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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