Assistant Accountant/ Project Accountant

Recruiter
Alexander Daniels Ltd
Location
Telford
Salary
£20k - £25k pa + Study Support, Pension, Bonus
Posted
08 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Alexander Daniels is proud to be working with a highly renowned Manufacturing business based in Telford. Their Telford office are now looking to recruit a technically strong Assistant Accountant/Project Accountant who will be responsible for specific project month-end duties, ensuring project financials are accurately planned and reported, accounting for live projects and producing full-life cost and revenue forecasts. Working closely with Project teams to ensure robust project financial trackers are in place and regularly reviewed too, other key duties include:

  • Assessing project accruals and prepayments and where necessary posting journal entries
  • Reviewing monthly cash books and bank reconciliations from overseas offices
  • Ensuring that transactions entered by the Accounts team are correctly allocated on the ledger and aligned with Project Budget
  • Assisting with production of Management Accounts at month-end
  • Thoroughly conducting a quarterly "health check" on the projects and reporting to stakeholders
  • Ensuring financial procedures are documented and manuals are kept up to date

To be considered for the Assistant Accountant role you should ideally be a degree-educated passionate and enthusiastic, part-qualified CIMA or ACCA Accountant with strong Project Accounting experience in a fast-paced commercial environment or be seeking your first in-house Accounting role from an Accountancy Practice. There are fantastic benefits on offer including study support, bonus schemes, 25 days holiday, career progression plan and onsite parking.


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