Assistant Accountant

Venatu Consulting Ltd
£18000 - £21000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Venatu Consulting are currently recruiting on an exclusive basis for an Assistant Accountant for a growing business within a successful group based in Bradford.

The Role

Reporting to the Finance Manager and working within a small dedicated finance team, the ideal candidate responsibilities will include the maintenance of the general ledger, credit control management, assisting in month end reporting, the reconciliation of accounts and ad-hoc reporting and analysis as required.

The Person

Suitably qualified, with proven and relevant accounting experience, the preferred candidate will have worked in a fast moving and forward thinking business environment where they will have demonstrated an ability to anticipate and meet the changing needs of the business and as well as a determination that gets things done "right first time".

This is a challenging role, combining the need for a practical, hands-on approach to delivering the highest quality of work for the finance team.

Key Skill Requirements

* Experience from working in a similar role for an engineering or manufacturing business
* Ability to support the production of accurate, timely and relevant financial/management information to deadlines
* Able to work with and positively contribute within the finance team
* Experience in cost accounting
* Support the production of year end accounts to audit requirements
* Credit Control Management
* Balance Sheet Reconciliations
* Bank Reconciliations
* Payroll experience
* Excel abilities (e.g. Pivot tables, Vlookups, Macros, etc.)
* SAP or similar systems experience
* Proactive with a can-do mentality
* Able to work under pressure
* Car owner with a willingness to travel as required