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Office Accountant


Permanent, full time (35 hours / week) office based

£40k+ depending on skills and experience.

+Profit share (variable, but typically 10% of salary in recent years)

Key Responsibilities

  • Financial accounting to Month End/Balance Sheet reconciliations

  • Sales order processing (orders, acknowledgements & invoicing)

  • Sales Invoice spreadsheets and analysis

  • Credit Control/Aged Debtors

  • Bank reconciliations and daily transaction updates

  • Knowledge of multi-currency bank accounts & exchange rates

  • Fixed Assets records

  • Processing of monthly staff expense credit cards

  • Log & Calculate sales commissions & royalties

  • Produce Monthly Management Accounts (Excel)

  • Providing cover for Sales/Shipping Administrator (holidays/absence)

  • Deferred Tax, IPR and ONS forms

  • Performance/ Bid Bonds (when required)

  • Online Portals for Customer orders & invoices (including USA Government portals)



  • Have a recognised accounting qualification (AAT Technician/ACCA/ACA/CIMA)

  • Day-to-day experience of month end accounting & balance sheet reconciliations

  • Excellent working knowledge of Excel, including Macros, Formulae and error checking.

  • Flexibility to cover both financial and administrative tasks

  • You must have the right to live and work in the UK


  • Experience of Sage Line 50 Accounts and/or 123 Insight

  • Import/Export knowledge


  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays

  • workplace pension

  • income protection insurance

  • death in service benefit

  • cycle to work scheme

To apply

Email your CV and covering letter to

Interviews end of October 2023

About us

Cambustion’s Products group conceives, develops, manufactures and supports a range of scientific instrumentation which is used by researchers in fields including aerosol science, medical device development, fire safety testing, drug delivery, ambient pollution monitoring, process control, engine development and more. Cambustion’s Powertrain Engineering Services group operates a state-of-the-art test facility to help our customers develop future vehicles. Our expertise spans gasoline, Diesel, alternative fuels and, through our CamMotive brand, electric powertrains.

Cambustion is an independent, privately owned company with headquarters in Cambridge, UK. We have a worldwide customer base covering industry, government and academic sectors.

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