Your new company
Based in Alloa, our client is recruiting for an Assistant Accountant to join their team. The hours of work are Monday - Friday 9am- 5pm, although there is flexibility with these hours. The organisation is accessible by public transport and there is also on site parking available. The role is offered on a 3 month contract basis initially and there is the opportunity for a longer term position for the right candidate.
Your new role
As Assistant Accountant you will provide finance support to a range of senior managers. You will be tasked with preparing, managing and monitoring revenue and budgets for different projects and departments. You will investigate variances, monitor performance and undertake reporting for financial and non-financial managers. You will also assist with month end and year end tasks, prepare statutory returns and undertake costing analysis.
What you'll need to succeed
You must have excellent communication skills as you will liaise regularly face to face, via telephone and via email with both internal and external stakeholders (financial and non-financial). You must have proven experience in a similar role and be comfortable with budget preparation & monitoring tasks. Previous experience of month end and year end tasks is essential. You should be an analytical individual who enjoys investigative reporting.
What you'll get in return
This role is suited to an experienced Assistant Accountant seeking a new challenge or a part qualified/current studier who is looking for their next step. On offer is a varied role which provides an opportunity to take ownership of your workload whilst also working as part of a supportive team.
What you need to do now
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