Assistant Accountant

Seymour John
12 Feb 2017
12 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Accountant

Up to £22,000


Seymour John are working in partnership with a large manufacturing organisation to recruit for an assistant accountant on a permanent basis

The Business

Due to a period of sustained growth, this organisation is now recruiting for an assistant accountant to supplement their growing finance department. The business can provide you with fantastic progression opportunities, whilst giving you an excellent platform to learn and develop. You will be based out of the organisations Birmingham office, which is easily accessible via car and public transport. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking for their first role within a a finance department.

The Role

Reporting directly into the financial controller, the successful candidate will provide support to both the finance and treasury teams in order to help them meet both monthly and quarterly reporting deadlines. You will play an integral role in the preparation of month end journal entries, whilst also preparing bank reconciliations to be reviewed by the financial controller. In addition to the above, you will be exposed to the preparation and audit of key financial statements. You will also be expected to contribute to the improved efficiency of the transactional finance department, this will include raising manual invoices.

The Candidate

  • Degree educated (Preferably finance)
  • SAP experience
  • Microsoft excel knowledge (data manipulation and analysis)