Temporary Assistant Accountant
Your New Employer
Located on the outskirts of Blackburn, this well respected manufacturer have grown in stature in a challenging and competitive industry. With an ever increasing customer base, this business are a leader in their particular field and now seek to appoint an Assistant Accountant.
Your New Job
As the Assistant Accountant, you will chiefly be assisting the Finance department by managing the Overheads for the Profit and Loss. You shall also provide accurate analysis to management to allow them to react to variances in a timely manner, whilst providing cover and support for the Assistant Accountant. You will develop the daily, weekly and monthly labour reports and prepare analysis to highlight variances to standards. In addition, you will carry out financial accounting duties including bank reconciliations and managing the fixed asset schedule. You shall also provide new draft costing info as required, periodically update source data, maintain final costings schedules and review calculations to highlight any shortfalls. This role will also require you to carry out purchase ledger, sales and ledger and payroll duties.
Your Experience & Our Requirements
Our Client is looking for a knowledgeable Assistant Accountant with a proven track record of managing profit and loss, whilst having a background in providing margin analysis. Ideally, you’ll have at least 2 years’ experience dealing with sales ledger, purchase ledger, payroll and credit control duties and be someone who relishes working in a fast paced and energetic environment. You’re an excellent problem solver with the ability to think on your feet. Your ability to deliver customer service will be second to none and you’ll possess an excellent telephone manner. As a successful applicant you will have a working knowledge of Excel.
Your Future As The Successful Candidate
Working within a successful and highly thought-after organisation, you shall have the opportunity to gain progression, whilst being supported to succeed in a thriving and astute business.
As a recruitment specialist with over 5 years of local experience, I work closely with each Client and Candidate to understand each of their personal requirements. Should this position not fit your criteria as a Candidate, but you are seeking a new opportunity, please do not hesitate to get in touch for a thorough and confidential discussion on future roles and opportunities.