Assistant Accountant- 12 month FTC

Ambridge Harris
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Accountant- 12 month FTC

Location- Bristol, commutable from Bath, Somerset, Newport, South Wales, Gloucestershore, Cheltenham, Swindon and Wiltshire

Salary £27,000- £33,000 + Excellent Benefits

Ambridge Harris is currently supporting their Central Bristol based client in recruiting for an Assistant Accountant.

The Assistant Accountant will be responsible for the production of the financial results for 2 business divisions, encompassing external customer reporting requirements and internal management accounts. You will be required to advise on and reconcile the indirect (VAT) tax account amongst others. You will also be responsible for monitoring cash flow, managing the credit control processes, and completing all reporting for treasury functions including monitoring and accounting for investments. In doing so, the Assistant Accountant will assist senior finance staff with strategic planning, budgeting, financial and management accounts whilst also preparing data and narrative for various monthly, quarterly and ad hoc reports concerning all aspects of the business. In managing a small team, the Assistant
Accountant will need to also develop their direct reports and provide a flexible approach that increases their exposure to finance practices and maximises their learning opportunities.

Key/Core responsibility areas:

  • Finance Accounting
  • Reconciliation
  • Credit Control
  • Reporting
  • Compliance
  • Learning and Development
  • Line management
  • Customer Service

You will be ideally be qualified to intermediate level ACCA/CIMA or possess equivalent qualification/experience

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful

Ambridge Harris is committed to equal opportunity and diversity. Ambridge Harris will not discriminate on unlawful grounds.