Assistant Accountant - Windsor

£32k-£35k + Study Support
Ref: 422 Date Posted: Wednesday 07 Feb 2024

Assistant Accountant – Windsor - £32k-£35k with Study Support if Required - 2 days WFH

Want to be part of Windsor’s Pomp and Pageantry? Witness the Changing of the Guard on a daily basis? With the added opportunity of working from home 2 days a week, then this Assistant Accountant role, working for this Healthcare Organisation, is for you.


Join a prestigious and rapidly expanding organisation at the forefront of its industry. With a commitment to excellence and a focus on providing outstanding care, they are seeking a talented Assistant Accountant to join their Finance Team based in Windsor, Berkshire. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a dynamic team and contribute to the success of a market-leading organisation. On offer is a salary between £32k-£35k plus study support towards a professional qualification (if required) and the opportunity to work from home 2 days a week.

The Role:

As an Assistant Accountant, you will play a vital role in supporting the Group Finance Manager in maintaining accurate and up-to-date financial records. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of trial balances for assigned entities.
  • Assisting the Group Finance Manager with accounting for property and management entities.
  • Analysing financial data and posting month-end journals.
  • Reviewing issues and overspends at the home level.
  • Managing accruals, prepayments, fixed assets register, and full balance sheet reconciliation.
  • Providing general accounts support and responding to ad hoc requests.
  • Reviewing the accuracy and completeness of invoices.
  • Reconciling invoices between accounting systems.
  • Reviewing cash books and receipts.
  • Preparing weekly Flash Reporting.
  • Reviewing invoice postings and ensuring proper coding.
  • Managing payment allocations and cash book updates.
  • Preparing payment runs and reconciling corporate card transactions.
  • Assisting with payroll administration and resolving related queries.
  • Processing payroll and relevant journals.

About You:

The ideal candidate for this role will possess:

  • A degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
  • Proficiency in accounting software such as Sage.
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • A proactive and adaptable approach to work.
  • A commitment to upholding the highest standards of accuracy and integrity in financial reporting.

The Offer:

In return for your dedication and hard work, they offer a competitive salary ranging from £32,000 to £35,000 per annum, along with study support for professional qualifications if required. You will have the opportunity to work in a supportive and collaborative environment, with ample opportunities for personal and professional growth with the addition of working from home 2 days a week.

Apply Now:

If you are ready to take the next step in your accounting career and join an innovative and forward-thinking organisation, we want to hear from you!

They are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace and welcome applications from all qualified candidates. All applications will be treated with the utmost confidentiality.

Don't miss this exciting opportunity to be part of a thriving organisation and make a meaningful impact. Apply now and take the next step in your career journey!