Rutherford Briant are looking for an Assistant Accountant to join a fast-growing business who have doubled in size over the last 12 months based in Epping.
Offering hybrid working, the chance to take on various process improvement projects and to work with an experienced leadership team, this is perfect for someone who is looking to continue studying.
This opportunity comes with the view of this person progressing into a Management Accountant as the business continues to expand into new markets.
Working closely with the finance and operational teams you will have complete oversight of the Purchase and Sales Ledger while assisting with the preparaiton of the management accounts.
Provide ad-hoc analysis on sales, overheads and processes
Obtain approval for all UK purchase/supplier invoices and process.
Undertake daily bank reconciliation within Xero.
Review purchase ledger regularly and chase missing AP invoices.
Ensure the accuracy of all purchase/supplier invoices before uploading to the accounting system.
Ensure supplier ledgers are fully reconciled on Xero.
Maintain and update supplier ledgers with bank details regularly.
Review and maintain customer ledgers
Action credit control function to ensure customer payments are received promptly
Produce cost of sale and overhead analysis.
Be a first point of contact for all finance queries.
Produce daily stock reconciliations and, alongside the Operations Team, assess any unexpected stock movements.