Assistant Accountant

Oxford Permanent £28,000 - £32,000 per year
  • Hybrid working on offer
  • Close-knit supportive team suitable for someone still early in their career

About Our Client

Our client is a well-established local employer based in Oxford, offering hybrid working and parking on site. They have a strong presence in the community, providing invaluable services to those who need them most. This medium-sized organisation prides itself on its commitment to making a difference in society.

Job Description

The Assistant Accountant will be supporting the Finance team and be responsible for the day to day transactional accounting duties for the company:

  • Processing invoices, gaining authorisation for payment, payment runs via BACS
  • Supplier statement reconciliations
  • Allocation of cash
  • Banking of cheques
  • Reconciling bank statements and transactions
  • Petty cash
  • Expenses
  • Posting journals
  • Processing timesheets
  • Providing administrative support to the Accounting & Finance department
  • Involved in system implementations over the coming year

The Successful Applicant

A successful Assistant Accountant should have:

  • Previous experience in a transactional finance role, ideally with previous experience of accounts payable and bank reconciliations
  • Proficiency in accounting software and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent numerical skills and attention to detail
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ideally studying AAT/ACCA
  • Able to commute into the office 3 days a week

What's on Offer

  • Salary range of £28,000 - £32,000 per annum
  • Generous benefits package
  • Opportunity to work with a dedicated team committed to making a difference
  • Supportive and inclusive company culture
  • Opportunities for professional development within the not-for-profit sector



We welcome all interested candidates who fit the Assistant Accountant profile to apply. Join our team and contribute to a meaningful cause.

Contact
Laura Riley
Quote job ref
JN-032024-6371653
Phone number
+44 186 520 8786

Job summary

Job function
Finance
Sub Sector
Accounts Assistant
Sector
Not For Profit
Location
Oxford
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Laura Riley
Consultant phone
+44 186 520 8786
Job reference
JN-032024-6371653