Assistant Accountant

£22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Accountant - Northampton

Your new company

My client are a market leading, specialist construction business based in Northampton.

Your new role

This exciting Assistant Accountant opportunity offer the opportunity to work in a small but highly competent finance team as a key partner to the business.

  • Assist the Finance manager and Finance Director in preparing monthly profit & loss; balance sheets; cash flow reports.
  • Assist in reconciliation of balance sheets accounts, variance (to budget) analysis of monthly results including review of job costs and analysis of margins as required.
  • Provide support to Purchase Ledger; Sales Ledger; Credit Control; Payroll sections as requested.
  • Reconcile and maintain cost and sales analyses on certain contracts including reconciliation of rebates and retentions.
  • Production of weekly and monthly cash summary.
  • Involvement in banking; treasure; VAT and other HMRC returns as required.

What you'll need to succeed

In order to succeed in this role you will have a solid grounding in finance and be either AAT qualified, studying towards a qualification or have the equivalent level of experience. Experience in a construction firm or related environment would be a significant advantage but is not essential.

What you'll get in return

In return you will receive a strong salary and benefits package as well as study support if required.

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