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Assistant Financial Accountant

£30,000 - £33,000 per annum



Stevenage, Hertfordshire (with hybrid working)

At the IET, making our world a better place starts by creating a better place for our people.

At the IET you’ll have more than just a job. Our work is exciting and challenging, connecting the people who solve the problems that matter. It means working with us has real meaning and impact, and you’ll grow – professionally and personally – in ways you never thought possible.

We’re also making significant investments in our people, including providing a modern, vibrant workplace and embracing hybrid working.

What you'll be doing

The Assistant Financial Accountant will provide support to both the UK Financial Controller and Senior Financial Accountant.

In this role, you’ll complete tasks on a weekly, monthly and annual basis in order to ensure reconciliations are completed and are up to date.

You’ll also provide reports to internal committees and external customers, maintaining accounting records and reporting for one of the charities UK subsidiaries.

Supporting in areas of direct and indirect taxation to ensure deadlines are met is also a key part of this role, during this process you’ll work closely with internal and external stakeholders.

What we hope you will bring to the role

As a studying or part qualified account, you’ll have experience in account reconciliations and the ability to investigate and challenge the results.

You’ll also have an understanding and experience of accruals and prepayments, with a working knowledge of UK and international VAT.

A strong analytical skill set is also key!

This role benefits from hybrid working, for us this means attending the Stevenage, Hertfordshire office typically twice a week.


We’d love to get to know you

Is Imposter syndrome creeping in? Don’t worry – we’d rather hear from you this time than not hear from you at all!

Download the full Job Description for a little more information about the role; but also, keep in mind that we’re open to discussing flexible ways of working, including reduced hours and working in an agile way, supported by a hybrid working framework that allows you to find the best place to do your best work.

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What if you could be you?

The IET is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.