Assistant Accountant

Reed Accountancy
12 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Assistant Accountant
Temporary - 2 Months Contract
Swindon, SN5
£12-14 per hour

I'm currently working exclusively with my client based in West Swindon who are looking for an Assistant Accountant to cover until the end of March. This role is for an immediate start with interviews being conducted next week.

Working as part of a small team, you will support the Finance Director on all financial matters and assist generally with office functions.

Key Responsibilities/Activities

• Processing sales and purchase invoices on Sage
• Matching purchase invoices on the MRP system (123 Insight)
• Running reports and analysing data from the MRP system
• Producing monthly analysis for management accounts
• Bank reconciliations
• Preparation of monthly management accounts to draft stage
• Maintaining overtime and holiday records
• Manage GRNI report
• Regular stocktaking and review of WIP
• Debt collection

The Candidate

The successful candidate will:

• Have AAT level 4 qualification or be part qualified ACCA/CIMA
• Be experienced in Sage or a similar accounting package
• Have worked in a manufacturing environment and have knowledge of MRP systems
• Understand the importance of deadlines and be used to working in a time sensitive environment
• Have a commercial approach to problem solving

Personal Qualities

• Self-motivated
• Good communication/presentation skills
• Ability to interface with all internal depts. and external suppliers/customers
• Good problem solving skills
• Co-ordination and organisational ability
• Ability to prioritise workload
• Good excel skills
• Previous use of an MRP system

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