Assistant accountant

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Page Personnel Finance
Southport, Merseyside
23 Jul 2017
22 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A great opportunity has emerged for an Assistant Accountant to join a well established business based in Southport. Reporting into the Management Accountant, the successful candidate will assist with the production of month end accounts whilst also assisting with transactional ledger duties.

Client Details

A well established business services organisation based in Southport who have been in operation for over 20 years.


The Assistant Accountant will be responsible for:

  • Assisting the Management Accountant with the production of month and year end accounts, analysing any variances and producing various reports
  • Overseeing the purchase ledger process, addressing invoicing and ensuring suppliers are paid
  • Overseeing the sales ledger and credit control are paid, allocating debts and chasing payments
  • Assisting with the budgeting and forecasting process
  • Working closely with non-finance colleagues, providing them with accurate up to date reports and data


The Assistant Accountant vacancy will suit an Accounts and Finance graduate or active CIMA/ACCA studier who has previously operated in a professional finance environment. You must also meet the following person specification:

  • Be an effective communicator, holding the ability to work with several stakeholders
  • Be well organised and have the initiative to work individually when required
  • Be confident enough to present financial findings back to senior board members

Job Offer

  • Up to £22000
  • Full study support