Assistant Accountant - Corporate Blue Chip Business

Howett Thorpe
11 May 2017
10 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

An opportunity to join McLaren Technology Group within the capacity of an Assistant Accountant on a fixed term contract. McLaren Technology Group employs circa 1500 across 5 companies and is a fast-paced dynamic organisation which requires its staff to be proactive but also have the ability to react quickly and logically in finding solutions.

Reference: HT13642

About You

You will be either part qualified within ACCA , ACA or AAT and therefore have both academic and commercial knowledge of the accounting fundamentals and be looking to pursue this direction in the future.

About The Role

Supporting the Financial Accountant you will focus on the monthly financial accounting tasks for UK and International business areas. You will be responsible for the Purchase Ledger invoices and matching to Purchase Orders, credit card statements and expense claims, ensuring all expenses are allocated with the associated PO's and the preparation associated with bi-monthly payment runs are undertaken. You will be involved in the Balance Sheet accounts during the month end close and assisting the finance team in completing tax and audit reporting requirements and submitting tax returns.

About Our Client

McLaren Technology Group is globally renowned as one of the world’s most illustrious high-technology brands. Since its foundation in 1963, McLaren has been pioneering and innovating in the competitive world of Formula 1, forging a formidable reputation which has seen the racing team win 20 World Championships and over 180 races.

The Group has built on its successful racing expertise and diversified to include a global, high-performance sports car business, McLaren Automotive, and a game-changing technology and innovation business, McLaren Applied Technologies.

Despite the broadening of the group’s business interests, McLaren’s goal remains singular: we exist to win in everything we do.

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Howett Thorpe recruits for roles within accounts payable, credit control, payroll also covering accounts assistants, audit, management accounts, financial accounts, analysts, financial controllers, financial directors, corporate finance, tax including all part qualified and qualified vacancies.

Howett Thorpe is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this role; we comply with all relevant UK legislation and do not discriminate on any protected characteristics. Due to the high volume of applications we currently receive, we are unable to respond to all candidates. If you do not hear from a Consultant within 5 working days please assume that you have not been successful.

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