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Assistant Accountant

Salary

Competitive

Location

Cambridge

Type

Permanent

Date added

10th July 2019

Job Description

A research-focused biotechnology company in South Cambridge are currently are looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Assistant Accountant to work within the Finance team. This is an excellent opportunity to participate in an exciting and fast paced environment.

The successful candidate will work within a project team environment and will have the following responsibilities:

Key Duties:

• Assist in the Preparation of information for External and Internal auditors on annual and quarterly basis

• Assist in the construction of the Company Statutory Accounts

• Calculate Project Accruals & Accrued Income

• Prepare and enter monthly journals, including Payroll, Cycle Scheme, Inter Company transactions, Share Options, Grant income as examples

• Calculate and post Accruals / Prepayments

• Debtors/Creditors Revaluation

• Work with Financial Assistant to resolve supplier (creditor) queries

• Assist in the maintenance of control documentation

• Prepare Office National Statistics returns

• Calculate FTE and recharges for month end and invoicing purposes

• Assist in the production of Balance Sheet Reconciliations

• Take charge of Asset Register and Prepayment schedule

• Conduct regular impairment reviews of assets

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