Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Colchester
Salary
£23000 per annum
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

12-month contract for an Assistant Accountant to assist with month-end close & balance sheet. £23,000

Your new company
This UK-wide organisation who work with household brands are seeking a pro-active AAT studier / Part-Qualified Accountant for a 12-month fixed term contract.

Your new role
In this temporary job you will be responsible for month-end close which will involve extensive reconciliations and balance sheet control for various companies within the group. You will assist with Statutory Accounts, Control Accounts, be responsible for end-to-end processes of all transactions therefore experience of extended trial balance is essential. You will also produce reports for UK and Overseas divisions as well as work closely with the auditors at Year-end.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have experience of trial balance, extensive experience of reconciliations as well proven experience of balance sheet control and able to investigate queries. You will have a formal finance qualification - AAT, CIMA, ACCA and ideally have experience in a multi-entity business along with preparing Statutory Accounts & Reports. Confident IT systems are essential along with Intermediate / Advanced Excel.

What you'll get in return
This is a 12-month fixed term contract offering a competitive salary, flexible benefits and free car-parking on site.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV and call Andy Jarman on 01206 766621 now.
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