Assistant Accountant

29 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant Accountant – Part Time (15-20 hours per week)

Cannock Based

Competitive pro rata salary plus benefits

Durapipe UK & Philmac are part of the Aliaxis Group, a global manufacturer of plastic pipe systems for the building and utilities sectors; a successful organisation which employs over 16000 people worldwide.

As part of continued growth we are now looking to recruit a Part time (15-20 hours per week) detail conscious Assistant Accountant to be based in Cannock, West Midlands.

The role

The Assistant Accountant’s primary focus is to provide support to and work alongside the Finance Business Partner & Management Accountant for both Durapipe UK & Philmac. This will include Sales & Margin (Contribution) Reporting, Budgeting & Forecasting and overhead cost control. The role will form part of the Finance Team responsible for the production of the month end and year end Management & Statutory Accounts. It will involve using local ERP systems (AX2012 R3) & Excel spreadsheets to manipulate core data in order to present it in a readable form for management teams and other finance colleagues.

Do you have what it takes?

This role will require AAT qualification and preferably someone with experience gained within a similar accounting role and environment. Strong Excel skills are essential; any knowledge of AX2012 systems would be highly advantageous however other systems such as Sage will be satisfactory.

Proactive, self-motivated and with a high level of initiative you will need to manage your time effectively to achieve important deadlines and deliver projects. Accuracy and attention to detail is important as well as your ability to build strong working relationships across all stakeholders within the business at both a local and group level.

What we offer

A career opportunity in a successful business that is committed to the training and development of our employees which includes study support to role relevant professional qualifications. This permanent role offers flexible working on a part time basis for 15-20 hours per week. We ideally seek someone for 4 hours per day however other working days/hours will be considered.

There is a competitive pro rata salary and benefits package including a generous holiday allowance and pension, childcare and lifestyle voucher schemes as well as a variety of optional employee benefits.

If you would like to be part of our success and have the skills we are looking for we would love to hear from you.

Applications will be processed quickly and interviews will be held as soon as it is appropriate to do so. Should an offer be made, all candidates will be notified that the position has been filled.

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