Assistant Accountant

Axon Moore Group Ltd
Liverpool, Merseyside
19 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An Assistant Accountant is required to join a continuously growing Group based in Liverpool. Reporting to the Group Finance Manager, your role will cover the following;

- Production of consolidation UK weekly treasury reporting, ensuring reporting is accurate and timely.

- Preparation of head office weekly bank reconciliations and treasury reporting

- Preparation of monthly balance sheet reconciliation to insure accuracy and integrity of the balance sheet

- Completion of National Statistics returns to the Office of National Statistics which are required at least on a monthly basis

- Assistance with the head office Purchase Ledger, including raising payments, posting invoices, obtaining authorisation from the relevant approver, and following up supplier queries on a timely basis

- Responsible for the reconciliations of intercompany and intracompany accounts and confirmations

- Responsible for the preparation of the monthly management accounts and annual reporting requirements to set deadlines for various Head Office entities

- Assist in the preparation of year-end IFRS packs, audit pack and assist with any statutory obligations

- Resolution of day to day queries from internal and external stakeholders

- Assistance with other ad hoc pieces of work such as the preparation of statutory accounts

- Any other duties as may be required

 Person Specification:

- Desire to, or already commenced obtaining accountancy qualifications (AAT, CIMA, ACCA).

- Strong desire to learn and improve processes.

- Ability to work well under pressure and meet reporting deadlines.

- Strong communication skills, analytical skills and organisational skills.

- You will be a good team player with the skills to identify, develop and implement new working practices and systems.

- Ability to interact with internal and external stakeholders at all levels within the business.

- Keen eye for detail and provide accurate information

- Good IT skills (Excel (lookups, sumifs, pivot tables), Outlook, Word, Access), or aptitude to learn if not already known

 This is an excellent opportunity to join a fast paced, growing business where you will gain exposure to highly successful and professional accountants whilst becoming qualified yourself. Your ambition and drive will be rewarded with excellent progression opportunities. Apply now for immediate consideration.