accounts assistant in wokingham

posted
12 October 2018
contact
johnson & johnson pinewood, randstad inhouse services
job type
temporary
salary
£ 15 - £ 17 per hour
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posted
location
wokingham, south east
specialism
accountancy & finance
sub specialism
Accountant
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 15 - £ 17 per hour
experience
pq
reference number
ACC12
contact
johnson & johnson pinewood, randstad inhouse services
phone
07342 083989
apply now

job description

Are you an experienced accounts person? Are you comfortable dealing with accounts payable and month-end procedures? Are you looking for an exciting opportunity with a multinational pharmaceutical and medical company?

We have a great opportunity to join an international market leader and support their finance operation. If you are knowledgeable, hard-working and proactive, you'll feel right at home in this small and friendly team who will support you as you progress.

Benefits:



* On-site car parking and cycle storage
* Subsidised on-site restaurant
* Comprehensive training
* Discounted staff shop
* Annual bonus scheme
* On-site gym

As an experienced accounts payable assistant, you will be expected to understand and demonstrate competency in the following:



* Accounts Payable
* Review, match and validate invoices
* Monitor and reconcile supplier statements
* Correspond with suppliers and resolve queries
* Accounts Payable Reconciliations
* Purchase Order Creation and Receipting
* Supporting Month-end Close Activities
* Sarbanes-Oxley reporting deadlines will dictate work patterns
* Possible involvement in projects

The following knowledge, skills and experience are required:



* Experience in Accounts Payable / Finance environment
* Flexible approach in responding to a varied workload
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Experience of Microsoft Office
* Experience with SAP accounting system (or equivalent)
* Proven ability to work to deadlines
* Ability to enter data accurately
* Good social skills to work as a team player

Hours of work are Monday to Thursday 09:00AM-17:30PM, Friday 09:00AM-17:00PM.

However, at month-end you may be asked to work additional hours and offset these additional hours when not so busy.

This role is a temporary position, initially for a six-month period but there may be the opportunity to extend it.

skills

month end,sap

educational requirements

secondary school