Our client, a successful and innovative business, requires an Assistant Accountant to join their team in Watford. This is a newly created role, as the business have recently acquired another company and have other developments in the pipeline. They are a progressive business and are therefore looking for a candidate who will make the role their own, be a key member of the finance team and develop as the company continue to grow. Working as part of a small and lively finance team, the duties of the Assistant Accountant will include: Posting purchase invoices Raising manual invoices and credit notes Cash allocation Reconciling credit cards Statements reconciliations Dealing with supplier queries Finance administration Ad hoc support to Finance Manager The ideal candidate will have experience in credit control, sales ledger, purchase ledger and will highly likely be an AAT studier and keen to study further. A flexible, can-do attitude is a must, as you will be working in a small and busy finance team and some travel to their central London office would be required and will be discussed at interview stage. The Assistant Accountant will be a team player with a confident and personable manner and the ability to build relationships at all levels. Good MS Excel and IT skills are a must. Our client is keen to interview as soon as possible and are looking to get someone in post in December/January at the latest. This is a great opportunity not to be missed We are therefore encouraging interested candidates to apply as soon as possible.