Assistant Accountant (REQ000098)

Full time, permanent

Head Office Based (Bournemouth)

Salary DOE and upon application

We currently have a new vacancy for an Assistant Accountant in the Ceuta Healthcare Finance Team. This is a full time, permanent position based in our Bournemouth Head Office and reporting to Ceuta Healthcare’s Finance Manager.

This important role will work closely with both the Transactional Processing team and the Management Accountant to ensure the month-end accounts are produced to time and quality.

The key competencies required for the role are:

Career Experience

  • Previous experience of auto and manual reconciliations is essential.
  • Previous experience of working in an accounts environment required.
  • Experience of double entry accounting, raising invoices and reconciling Balance Sheet accounts required.
  • Demonstrable experience of good customer service, including building relationships with employees and external stakeholders.


  • Minimum AAT level 2 or foundation stage accounting qualification essential.
  • Educated to a good level of general education, to include literacy and numeracy.

Required Skills

  • Can demonstrate the flexibility and ability to work with multiple currency accounts.
  • Has the ability to use Excel to an intermediate level to download data from systems and analyse it for reconciliation.
  • Has the ability to use computerised accounting systems, preferably SAP.
  • Has the ability to work to deadlines whilst ensuring attention to detail and quality of work.
  • Good people skills and the ability to talk effectively about their work to non-accountants is essential for performing cost centre review with managers.
  • An understanding of how an accounts team works and how to interact with the different roles within the team required.

In Return:

  • Competitive remuneration DOE
  • 25 days basic holiday entitlement
  • Life Assurance
  • Contributory pension
  • Healthcare Scheme
  • Occupational sick pay after 6 months
  • Parking in Central Bournemouth
  • Free breakfast/lunch on Fridays
  • Access to our online learning academy

A detailed position profile with further KPIs and competencies can be found here. If you are interested in this position, please follow the link below to apply. You can search for this vacancy using the unique vacancy reference number REQ000098.

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The closing date for applications is 31/01/2023, but for exceptional candidates we will consider applications made after this date.