6 Month Contract Assistant Accountant - Woking, Surrey Marks Sattin's Surrey Office are delighted to be working with a market leading organisation based in Woking, Surrey to find a passionate individual looking for their next contract opportunity . This position reports into the Financial Controller of the dedicated division, in a team of 7, in the wider finance function of 40, so there may be further opportunity internally after contract completion The Duties: Working alongside the Team Accountants, to support their work, along with supporting and guiding the Accounts Payable Assistant and Accounts Assistants - Allowing you to develop experience through exposure and practice Weekly processing/documentation duties - Petty cash, VAT, Cheques, Royalties, Payment Runs, and more. Monthly duties - Reconciliations, Intercompany Transactions, Investigation of Discrepancies, Month End Journals, Balance Sheet Prep, and more. This is a hands on role that will require you to have a rounded understanding of finance already, that you can utilise hitting the ground running - Along with having a supportive and proactive attitude, so you can assist the lower level staff within the team The Candidate: Need to be immediately available or on a short notice of 1 week Have previous experience of working within a busy finance department of at least 2 years Great attention to detail Excellent communication skills, as dealing with individuals across the business Have a strong knowledge of MS Office package Able to work towards strict deadlines Strong team work ethic, but the ability to also work autonomously Studying towards a AAT would be desirable The Package: Salary up to £28,000 based on experience The opportunity to gain great exposure and understanding of a busy finance function Excellent benefits package Great support and development - within a fun and friendly team If you meet the criteria, and this role is one that you would like to hear more about please apply. Alternatively, if you would like a little more information before application please get in touch.