Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Chase and Holland
Location
North Yorkshire
Posted
12 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
My client is a fast growing and highly successful FTSE 250 international business who are based on the outskirts of Goole. An opportunity has arisen for an actively studying Part Qualified Management Accountant to join their team on a permanent basis for this exciting newly created position due to internal promotion. The role will involve supporting the Financial Shared Service Centre Manager in all areas of ledger management, financial control, systems development and ad-hoc project work. Duties will also include: * Preparation of VAT and intrastat returns for multiple group entities, review VAT deferment * Drive the implementation and co-ordination of financial controls including managing the risk register * Development and implementation of systems improvements of financial controls * Accruals, prepayments and processing journals * Various balance sheet reconciliations * Assist in the preparation of the month end financial reporting * Overseeing month end reconciliations * Liaising with internal and external auditors and assisting with year end reporting * You will also have the opportunity to play a key part in various projects The ideal candidate will be studying mid to later stages CIMA or ACCA, and ideally have experience of working in a similar financial controls role. A good knowledge of financial accounting, systems development, balance sheet reconciliations and controls will be an advantage, as well as the ability to reprioritise in a dynamic and fast paced environment. You will have strong communication skills (both written and verbal) and good attention to detail. In return you will have a chance to work in a large and prestigious environment during an exciting time of growth within our clients chosen field. They are also offering a competitive salary and an outstanding benefits package. Chase and Holland acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Finance and HR recruitment and comfortably service the South Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Staffordshire and Lincolnshire marketplaces