Assistant Accountant

The role of Assistant Accountant will support the Head of Finance and is working with a recognised engineering services company based in Portsmouth.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Undertake transactional processing of financial transactions, supporting all asepects of Financial Accounting within SAP
  • Balance Sheet reconciliations ensuring all balance sheet are complete and accurate.
  • Support functional Overheads monthly reporting & forecasting for UKMA
  • Support business improvements around process and documentation
  • Support during internal and external audit, including management of deliverables and other ad hoc audit requirements
  • Providing support to the Head of Finance - Reporting in ad hoc analysis requests

Experience/Qualifications Required:

  • Experience of working in an accounting environment
  • Ability to understand and manipulate data to present clear and concise financial messages for review.
  • Ability to ensure deadlines and targets are achieved or surpassed.
  • Ability to maintain knowledge of internal company processes and procedures
  • Part qualified or QBE professional qualification (ACA, ACCA, ACMA)