Assistant Accountant £25,000 - £30,000 - depending on experience Based in Ware An excellent opportunity has been created with this medium sized business based in Ware who are seeking an Assistant Accountant. The role will be supporting the Financial Controller with the day to day finance duties for 2 companies. This role would suit someone who is looking to move away from a pure transactional processing type role and move into a rounded accounting role OR someone who is looking for a stable and busy finance role but has no real interest in progressing. If you're looking to progress a career within management accounts this is a fantastic opportunity for you. Working Why would this role appeal to you? An opportunity to work and learn from a highly experienced Financial Controller who likes to develop & mentor individuals. A snapshot on the duties... Managing the accounts payable & receivables function Payment runs to suppliers Chasing outstanding debt Maintain Fixed Asset Register, ensuring this is reconciled each month and depreciation posted. Control prepayments. Reconcile prepayment tracking sheet monthly, post monthly release. Monitor for expiring prepayments that should be accrued. Maintain accruals. Build up accruals required for annual spends, review monthly costs incurred and accrue for items where invoice appears to not have been received. Ad-hoc projects targeting cost savings and analysis.