Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Red Recruitment
Location
Weston-super-Mare
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Red Accountancy are partnering with a rapidly expanding, £multi Million organisation in Weston-Super-Mare to recruit an Assistant Accountant. The Assistant Accountant will support the Financial Controller in preparing month end figures and improving financial reporting.

Duties of the Assistant Accountant

Management Accounts Preparation:

  • Accruals and prepayments preparation
  • Analysis of profit and loss KPI's
  • Profit and loss variance analysis
  • Preparation and analysis of P&L by cost centre
  • Adhere to month end deadlines

Aid in Financial Accounting:

  • Reconciliation and analysis of stock
  • Maintaining the companies FAR including posting of Depreciation
  • Review of balance sheet reconciliations
  • Analysis of the aged debtors and creditors ledgers
  • Preparation and submission of quarterly VAT returns
  • Liaise with year end auditors

Business forecast and projections:

  • Preparation of monthly and annual budgets/projections
  • Business partnering to aid the business understand actual performance vs budget
  • Cash flow analysis, including cash flow forecasting

Required skills/experience of the Assistant Accountant

  • Either AAT qualified or ACCA/CIMA/ACA part qualified with experience working in an accounting role previously
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Sage Line 50 would be an advantage but not essential.

If you are an Assistant Accountant with the relevant experience then please get in touch.