Assistant Accountant - LE3

  • Location
    Leicester, Leicestershire
  • Category
    Accountancy - Assistant Accountant
  • Contract Type
  • Salary
  • OrganizationType

We are recruiting for an experienced Assistant Accountant to work 9-5 with the flexible hour, Monday to Friday to be part of a small existing team working in LE3 with parking, to Support the finance department to meet deadlines and to ensure all transactions are processed in a timely and efficient manner.

As the Assistant Accountant you duties include


Support and work closely with the accounts assistant to ensure purchase ledger, sales ledger, and cash book are up to date and reconciled.

Month end and Other duties

Complete the month end processing for review with the plant controller.

Review month end results on day one prior to submission.

Complete the monthly group submission file.

Some of the typical month end activities are accruals, prepayments, concur expenses, foreign currency revaluations and Monthly payroll journal.

Preparation and submission of Blackline reconciliations. These are typically submitted a day after month end results are finalised. Normally on day two or three.

Assist with the office of national statistics returns

Quarterly VAT submission

Year end

Support the year end close

Support the year end Audit

Support the year end Tax submissions


Ensure the month payroll is submitted on time and checked.

Collate and review payroll submissions from HR and mangers

Complete the submission preparation spreadsheets and the ADP flexiform (Submission spreadsheet)

Ensure payments are processed for Monthly pay, Pensions and other payroll payments.

Liaise with HR to complete the P11D returns

Support the HR department on payroll matters.

To be successful in the role as Assistant Accountant we are looking for the following

Efficient and accurate


Good communication skills

Good time management

Payroll experience essential

Preferably studying for an accountancy qualification or part qualified

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