Assistant Accountant

Chase and Holland
£20k per year
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently working with a distribution company who have a massive presence in their sector not just in the UK but Internationally. They are looking for an Assistant Accountant to join their Finance Function and work closely with the Financial Controller and other members of the Senior Management Team.

They are wanting a bright and confident individual who is looking to progress in their career and take on responsibilities and involve themselves in projects or areas of the Department that interests them and gain experience in areas of the business you wouldn't normally see.

Role and Responsibility:

· Management Accounts Production and Departmental P&L to working day deadline

· Month end closing and report running

· Commentary & Analysis of results

· KPI reporting

· Monthly P&L Analysis & budget tracking

· Balance Sheet Reconciliations

· Bank posting and Reconciliations

· Daily Cash Flow Forecasts

· Management of Invoice Discounting Facility

· VAT Returns

· Authorisation of overseas payments including Import Loan Application

· Resolving queries

· Ad-Hoc Reporting for Senior Management.

Other duties will include working closely with Financial Controller and Senior Management in areas such as Budget Preparation and Year End Statutory Accounts and Tax Production. You will also be involved in pricing and Foreign Currency Policy and IT/Systems improvements.


· Flexitime

· Buy Back Holiday Scheme

· Extra holidays under different incentive schemes

· Free Parking

If you are wanting to progress and you are looking for that next step in your career that will give you valuable experience and knowledge then this is the role for you.

Chase and Holland acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Finance and HR recruitment and comfortably service the South Yorkshire, Derbyshire , Nottinghamshire , Leicestershire , Staffordshire and Lincolnshire marketplaces.