Temp £15-£16ph – Theale, Berkshire

My client based in Theale is looking to recruit a ‘Contract Accountant’.  This is a temporary role for 2 to 5 weeks, but may continue a little further.

 As the Contract Accountant you will primarily be responsible for the billing runs ensuring all customers are invoiced for the right amount at the correct time. In addition, you will be assisting with Financial approvals, customer queries and excess billing activities.


  • Review all Financial approvals within the given deadline and following the guidelines
  • Complete the financial approval stats
  • To cover for the running of the rolling base – recurring invoices
  • To cover for the running of the monthly billing runs and check the invoicing for accuracy
  • Assist with completing New Business with all notified contracts and invoice requests
  • Help in raising manual invoices where necessary
  • Any other adhoc requests
  • Assist with RPI invoicing and refunds
  • Cover excess billing as and when required
  • Work supportively with colleagues, operating in a collegiate manner at all times and in line with the Company’s values

Skills required

  • Experience in Sales ledger
  • Intermediate level of Excel
  • Service contract invoicing experience
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to be able to prioritise and multi-task
  • Strong team player with the ability to work on your own initiative
  • Candidate must be eligible to work in the UK and complete BS7858 British standard screening prior to joining company