Assistant Accountant

£30k - £33k pa + Benefits
28 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A world-leading defence & security prime are now seeking a talented Assistant Accountant to join their team in Essex. The ideal applicant will be responsible for analysing data, writing reports and making recommendations to support understanding and decision making. We are also looking for an individual who is competent in the preparation and analysis of the monthly cash receipt reporting file. Job Title: Assistant Accountant Salary: Up to £33,000 per annum Location: Essex A world leader within the defence & security industry are now seeking a talented Assistant Accountant to join their team in Essex. This is a permanent position with a competitive salary of up to £33,000 per annum + fantastic company benefits. Due to the nature of the work, all applicants must be able and willing to obtain SC clearance. Reporting to the Finance Manager, the Assistant Accountant will process bank transactions in the Piteco system for specified bank and loan accounts ensuring that they are analysed correctly, posted into SAP in a timely manner and in line with Treasury requirements and the period end time table. The role will provide advice and guidance to internal customers at all levels to ensure understanding of and compliance with internal & external standards. The successful applicant will also be responsible for the preparation and issue of monthly control account reconciliations for bank, loan and cash related general ledger accounts, identifying and resolving reconciling differences promptly. Skills Required - Accounting / accounts transactions processing experience is required. - Highly accurate with an eye for attention to detail and ability to challenge and spot discrepancies - Ability to work on own initiative in identifying issues, resolving them and explaining them - Able to communicate with other functions / levels within an organisation to resolve issues - Spreadsheets (Excel intermediate) - Accounting systems (SAP preferred but not essential) Should you be interested in applying or hearing more about this position please submit your application to Daniel Smith on *********** or email your latest CV This vacancy is being advertised by Advanced Resource Managers. ARM is a specialist talent acquisition and management consultancy. We provide technical contingency recruitment and a portfolio of more complex resource solutions. Our specialist recruitment divisions cover the entire technical arena, including some of the most economically and strategically important industries in the UK and the world today. We will never send your CV without your permission. Advanced Resource Managers Engineering Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.
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