Assistant Accountant

Recruiter
Hays
Location
Dumfries & Galloway
Salary
£22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted
20 Apr 2017
Closes
20 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Assistant Accountant permanent role £22000-£26000 per annum

Your new company
An successful specialist Group organisation based near Dumfries are recruiting an Assistant Accountant to assist in the preparation of accounting information for their UK businesses.

Your new role
Reporting to the Company Accountant, this role will be responsible for assisting in the production of information to support the business in timely and accurate financial reporting.

Typical duties will be:

  • Assisting in the production of monthly Management Accounts and Statutory requirements and all areas involved around these within strict deadlines.
  • Producing, for authorisation VAT, Intrastat and National Statistics returns.
  • Work with departments to ensure a collaborative approach
  • Use and become intimately familiar with the company's Operational System, IFS and ensure all information is interfaced to the General Ledger.
  • Look for and implement efficiencies across the business both financial and procedural.
  • Provide financial support and guidance to the business as required in terms of processes, finances, project assessment and profitability, business plans and financial forecasting as required.
  • Assist in the preparation of annual budgets.
  • Produce other reporting as required.




What you'll need to succeed
Experience of working in a similar role in a challenging, fast paced environment
You will be interested in a progressive career within finance and looking to or already part qualified in a formal accountancy qualification, CIMA or ACCA.
Flexible, hands on approach with excellent communication skills and commercial acumen.


What you'll get in return
Salary £22000-£26000 dependant on experience
Full time, permanent role
Pension scheme
Life Assurance, critical illness cover and income protection and other benefits


What you need to do now
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