Assistant Accountant | Swale | £24k - £28k The Opportunity The Assistant Accountant will be based from the company's Kent offices and will play a key role in the finance function. Reporting into the Finance Manager with exposure to the senior management team, the role will include the following responsibilities: Business partnering across the finance department and wider company Raise invoices, process timesheets and expenses for staff and sub-contractors Assist with credit control and cash-flow forecasting Responsible for ensuring accurate project information is maintained to track project financial performance Keen focus on managing and reducing work in progress and minimising the order to cash cycle Assisting in the review of client profitability, forecasting and cash-flow Candidate Profile This opportunity is best suited to a driven and enthusiastic individual, looking to further their career with finance. Candidates wishing to pursue or continue a recognised qualification will be well received and supported. Previous experience in a finance role and an understanding of double entry accounting are essential together with a working knowledge of Excel and strong IT skills. This is an excellent opportunity to join a successful and growing business in a role with real growth potential.