Accounts Assistant / Assistant Accountant, amazing opportunity!

Haig & Co
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Haig&Co are working with a great company based south Birmingham, helping them find their next Accounts Assistant/Assistant Accountant to join a really great team in the Financial Shared Services function.

The Company

A FTSE 250 company with an established and truly great household retail brand. The business is committed to maintaining the highest standards and is progressive in approach.

The Role

Reporting to the Payments & Reporting Team Leader, this role will be varied and busy and will include the day to day management of a variety of financial activities. This is a genuine career opportunity for an ambitious person offering a brilliant opportunity for growth and development.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsibility for fixed assets management and reporting
  • Preparation of cash flow forecasts
  • Accurate cash and bank reconciliation and day to day management of these
  • Ensuring all month end and forecast report is accurate
  • Preparation of periodic reconciliations with related MI analysis
  • Supporting co-workers within the team and working together to achieve excellence of service to the wider business, business partnering to ensure, collaborative working, understanding and compliance
  • Any other ad hoc duties required

The Candidate

The ideal candidate for this Accounts Assistant / Assistant Accountant opportunity should have the following:

  • Part Qualified CIMA/ACCA or other equivalent financial qualifications
  • Ideally you will be a Finance and Accounting Graduate
  • Understanding and awareness and experience working within a similar accounting function
  • Ambitious with a strong motivation to succeed and embrace challenges and is focused on creative solutions
  • Strong and confident written and oral communication skills
  • Enjoys working collaboatively with other departments
  • Knowledge of MS Office essential

The Reward

On offer is a truly great chance to join a focused, driven and successful environment. If you are looking for a serious opportunity to enable you the growth and development you need for your long term career, then this is for you! A competitive salary and great office environment.