Assistant Accountant

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04 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity for a progressive and ambitious Assistant Accountant to join a business based in Liverpool.

Client Details

An entrepreneurial, fast growing business which will offer the successful applicant an exciting opportunity to support the accountancy function in a fast paced, highly exposed role.


Reporting to the Finance Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Supporting the month end close process
  • Providing detailed analysis and timely management information to key stakeholders
  • Supporting the budget process
  • Analysing performance vs budget / forecast with commentary on variances
  • Monthly forecasting
  • Weekly, daily, and monthly reporting on financial performance
  • Analysis on wastage, labour and other KPIs
  • Supporting the product costing process
  • Support with year end audit


The Assistant Accountant must have the following:

  • Experience working in a finance based role, ideally in a manufacturing / FMCG environment
  • Good academic background, ideally educated to degree level
  • Experience of working with an ERP system is advantageous
  • Able to develop and build rapport with stakeholders across the business, especially non-finance
  • Highly numerate and strong analytical skills
  • Strong organisation skills with ability to meet deadlines
  • Good team player and self-motivated with a high degree of drive and enthusiasm

Job Offer

We can offer the successful applicant to the Assistant Accountant role:

  • Attractive salary of £23,000 (negotiable)
  • Full study support
  • Other negotiable benefits
  • On site parking
  • Loads of opportunity and progression

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