Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Venatu Consulting Ltd
Location
Bradford
Salary
£18000 - £21000/annum
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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