Assistant Accountant

St Neots, Cambridgeshire
£25,000 - £30,000 per annum + full company benefits
05 Mar 2018
02 Apr 2018
Clearance Level
Banking, Defence
Job Type

Reports to the Financial Controller and duties will include:

  • Accounts Receivable invoicing, including transmission on customer portals;
  • Reviewing Accounts Receivable invoices against workflow to ensure capture of all customer invoicing;
  • Issue regular customer statements;
  • Credit control, including working with project teams to ensure timely payments;
  • Intermediaries reporting;
  • Assisting with payment runs and raising bank payments;
  • Dealing with all aspects of petty cash and foreign currency;
  • Physical banking and uplift of cash as required;
  • Assisting with month end and journal posting as required;
  • Prepare VAT returns and payments;
  • EU sales list and intrastat as required;
  • Providing cover for the Accounts Assistant role and any support required within the finance team;
  • Provide cover for payroll (in-house or a payroll bureau).


  • Team player with a flexible and positive attitude
  • Up to date and relevant knowledge of HMRC regulations
  • Financial systems knowledge (Sage, Exchequer, Oracle or similar)
  • Good Excel & PowerPoint skills
  • Payroll software & processes
  • Strong process & administration skills
  • AAT qualified or similar


  • Implementing new ERP systems and processes

This role is for 37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday and based in St. Neots, Cambridgeshire. Full company benefits will apply.


Benefits will include:

  • 25 days holiday
  • Company pension
  • Private medical insurance
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Company benefits portal
  • Share Save Scheme
  • Free onsite parking


How to apply:

In order to be considered for this Assistant Accountant role, suitability to hold a UK government security clearance is required.

MASS is an equal opportunities employer

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